From the Back Cover
The “must-know” biology basics
Concise coverage of important topics
Key concepts in quick, focused lessons
The basics you need to best biology
Whether you’re cramming, studying new material, or just need a refresher, this compact guide gives you a concise, easy-to-follow review of the most important concepts covered in a typical biology course. From identifying the structures and functions of plants and animals to grasping the crucial discoveries in evolutionary, reproductive, and ecological biology, Biology Essentials For Dummies lets you skip the suffering and score high at exam time.
Cells and their substructures
Reproduction and DNA
Energy and organisms
What to know about evolution
Ecosystems and populations
Ten great biology discoveries
–This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Rene Fester Kratz, PhD is a Biology instructor at Everett Community College. As a member of the North Cascades and Olympic Science Partnership, she worked to develop science curricula that are in alignment with research on human learning.
Donna Rae Siegried has written about pharmaceutical and medical topics for 15 years in publications including Prevention, Runner’s World, Men’s Health, and Organic Gardening. She has taught anatomy and physiology at the college level.