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Biology essentials for dummies / Rene Fester Kratz.

Kratz, Rene Fester. (Author). Siegfried, Donna Rae, (author.). Cumbay, Medhane, (author.). Cumbay, Traci, (author.).
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for dummies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 570 KRA (Text) 78731000512194 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1119589584
  • ISBN: 9781119589587
  • Physical Description: x, 172 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, [2019]

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Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Exploring the living world -- The chemistry of life -- The living cell -- Energy and organisms -- Reproducing cells -- DNA and proteins: life partners -- Ecosystems and populations -- Understanding genetics -- Biological evolution -- Ten great biology discoveries.
Summary, etc.:
Biology Essentials For Dummies (9781119589587) was previously published as Biology Essentials For Dummies (9781118072677). While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product. Just the core concepts you need to score high in your biology course. Biology Essentials For Dummies focuses on just the core concepts you need to succeed in an introductory biology course. From identifying the structures and functions of plants and animals to grasping the crucial discoveries in evolutionary, reproductive, and ecological biology, this easy-to-follow guide lets you skip the suffering and score high at exam time. Get down to basics — master the fundamentals, from understanding what biologists study to how living things are classified. The chemistry of life — find out what you need to know about atoms, elements, molecules, compounds, acids, bases, and more. Conquer and divide — discover the ins and outs of asexual and sexual reproduction, including cell division and DNA replication. Jump into the gene pool — grasp how proteins make traits happen, and easily understand DNA transcription, RNA processing, translation, and gene regulation.
Subject: DNA.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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