Thank you for visiting us. We are currently updating our shopping cart and regret to advise that it will be unavailable until September 1, 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you again.
  • Print
  • Share
Biology For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0470598751) cover image

Biology For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-59875-7
384 pages
June 2010
US $19.99 Add to Cart

This price is valid for United States. Change location to view local pricing and availability.

Other Available Formats: E-book

Part I: Biology Basics.

Chapter 1: Exploring the Living World.

Chapter 2: How Life Is Studied.

Chapter 3: The Chemistry of Life.

Chapter 4: The Living Cell.

Chapter 5: Acquiring Energy to Run the Motor.

Part II: Cell Reproduction and Genetics: Let's Talk about Sex, Baby.

Chapter 6: Dividing to Conquer: Cell Division.

Chapter 7: Making Mendel Proud: Understanding Genetics.

Chapter 8: Reading the Book of Life: DNA and Proteins.

Chapter 9: Engineering the Code: DNA Technology.

Part III: It’s a Small, Interconnected World.

Chapter 10: Biodiversity and Classifi cation.

Chapter 11: Observing How Organisms Get Along.

Chapter 12: Evolving Species in an Ever-Changing World.

Part IV: Systems Galore! Animal Structure and Function.

Chapter 13: Pondering the Principles of Physiology.

Chapter 14: Moving and Shaking: Skeletal and Muscular Systems.

Chapter 15: Going with the Flow: Respiratory and Circulatory Systems.

Chapter 16: Checking Out the Plumbing: Animal Digestive and Excretory Systems.

Chapter 17: Fighting Back: Human Defenses.

Chapter 18: The Nervous and Endocrine Systems, Messengers Extraordinaire.

Chapter 19: Reproduction 101: Making More Animals.

Part V: It’s Not Easy Being Green: Plant Structure and Function.

Chapter 20: Living the Life of a Plant.

Chapter 21: Probing into Plant Physiology.

Part VI: The Par t of Tens.

Chapter 22: Ten Great Biology Discoveries.

Chapter 23: Ten Ways Biology Affects Your Life.


Buy Both and Save 25%!

+ Buy Biology For Dummies, 2nd Edition (List Price: US $19.99)
with Biology Essentials For Dummies (List Price = US $9.99)
Total List Price: US $29.98
Discounted Price: US $22.48
You Save: US $7.50 Add BOTH to Cart
Cannot be combined with any other offers. Learn more.
  • Print
  • Share