Biology Biology

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Ch.1 - The Science of Biology

Characteristics of Life

Ch.2 - The Nature of Molecules and the Properties of Water

Atoms Bonding Properties of Water Acids and Bases

Ch.3 The Chemical Building Blocks of Life

Carbon Polymers Carbohydrates Proteins Nucleic Acids Lipids

Ch.4 - Cell Structures

Cells Nucleus Endomembrane System Endosymbionts Cytoskeleton Cell Junctions

Ch.5 - Membranes

Fluid Mosaic Model Osmosis and Diffusion Facilitated Diffusion Active Transport Bulk Transport

Ch.6 - Energy and Metabolism

Thermochemistry ATP Enzymes Enzymes Metabolism

Ch.7 - How Cells Harvest Energy

Redox Reactions Cellular Respiration Glycolysis Pyruvate Oxidation Citric Acid Cycle ETC and Oxidative Phosphorylation Anaerobic Respiration and Fermentation

Ch.8 - Photosynthesis

Photosynthesis Light Reactions Calvin Cycle The Need for CO2

Ch.9 - Cell Communication

Cell Signaling Reception Transduction and Response

Ch.10 - How Cells Divide

Cell Division Mitosis Cell Cycle Regulation

Ch.11 - Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis

Sexual Reproduction Meiosis

Ch.12 - Patterns of Inheritance

Mendel's Experiment Independent Assortment Extensions to Mendel

Ch.13 - Chromosomes, Mapping, and Inheritance

Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance Chromosome Abnormalities and Non-Mendelian Inheritance Genetic Counseling

Ch.14 - DNA: The Genetic Material

History of Genetic Research DNA Replication Repair Mechanisms and Telomeres

Ch.15 - Genes and How They Work

Gene Expression and the Genetic Code Transcription RNA Processing Translation Mutation

Ch.16 - The Control of Gene Expression

Bacterial Gene Regulation Eukaryotic Gene Regulation

Ch.17 - Biotechnology

DNA Cloning PCR and Dideoxy Sequencing DNA Fingerprinting

Ch.18 - Genomics


Ch.19 - Cellular Mechanisms & Development

Developmental Biology Animal Development Plant Development

Ch.20 - Genes Within Populations

Hardy-Weinberg Model Genetic Variation

Ch.21 - The Evidence for Evolution

Descent with Modification

Ch.22 - The Origin of Species


Ch.23 - Systematics and the Phylogenetic Revolution


Ch.27 - Viruses


Ch.28 - Prokaryotes

Prokaryote Cell Structures Prokaryote Reproduction and Gene Exchange Prokaryote Metabolism and Ecology Prokaryote Lineages

Ch.29 - Protists

Protist Cells Protist Life Cycles Protist Lineages

Ch.30 - Green Plants

Land Plants Nonvascular Plants Seedless Vascular Plants Seed Plants

Ch.31 - Fungi

Fungi Fungi Reproduction

Ch.32 - An Overview of Animal Diversity

Overview of Animals

Ch.33 - Noncoelomate Invertebrates

Porifera and Cnideria Noncoelomate Invertebrates

Ch.34 - Coelomate Invertebrates

Coelomate Invertebrates Ecdysozoans Echinoderms

Ch.35 - Vertebrates

Chordates Aminotes Primates and Homonids

Ch.36 - Plant Form

Roots and Shoots Tissues Growth

Ch.37 - Vegetative Plant Development


Ch.38 - Transport in Plants

Water Potential

Ch.39 - Plant Nutrition and Soils

Soil and Nutrients Nitrogen Fixation

Ch.40 - Plant Defense Responses

Plant Defenses

Ch.41 - Sensory Systems in Plants

Phototropism Tropisms and Hormones

Ch.42 - Plant Reproduction


Ch.43 - Animal Body and Principles of Regulation

Animal Tissues Metabolism and Homeostasis Thermoregulation

Ch.44 - The Nervous System

Neurons and Action Potentials Central and Peripheral Nervous System

Ch.45 - Sensory Systems

Sensory System

Ch.46 - The Endocrine System

Endocrine System Blood Sugar Homeostasis

Ch.47 - The Musculoskeletal System

Musculoskeletal System

Ch.48 - The Digestive System


Ch.49 - The Respiratory System

Respiratory System Gas Exchange

Ch.50 - The Circulatory System

Circulatory System Heart Physiology

Ch.51 - Osmotic Regulation and the Urinary System

Osmoregulation and Excretion

Ch.52 - The Immune System

Immune System Innate Immunity Adaptive Immunity

Ch.53 - The Reproductive System

Animal Reproduction

Ch.54 - Animal Development

Developmental Biology Animal Development

Ch.55 - Behavioral Biology

Animal Behavior

Ch.56 - Ecology of Individuals and Populations

Introduction to Ecology Population Ecology

Ch.57 - Community Ecology

Community Interactions Community Structure

Ch.58 - Dynamics of Ecosystems


Ch.59 - The Bioshpere


Ch.60 - Conservation Biology

Conservation Biology

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