Biology: Organisms and Adaptations

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Authors : Robert K. Noyd; Jerome A. Krueger; Kendra M. Hill


736 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©2014, Published


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BIOLOGY: ORGANISMS AND ADAPTATIONS captures your students’ passion and excitement for the living world! The authors build on the connection we all have to nature to inspire students to engage with biology in the same way they do when visiting zoos, aquariums, or just taking a walk in the park. Each ... more


Stunning chapter opening illustrations feature the "starring" organism used in the chapter. These original art pieces set the stage for the pedagogical use of organisms in the chapter's narrative. Additionally, art thumbnails are used to introduce students to the topics covered in each individual se... more

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Various animals and plants provide the context for presenting the core concepts in biology. Each chapter opens with an organism that illustrates the key concepts in the chapter. For example, the blue whale is used in Chapter 1 to present and develop concepts that include the characteristics of life,... more