Introduction to Biology: A Closer Look at Living Things, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615305831
  • ISBN-13: 9781615305834
  • DDC: 578
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 88 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released April 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Life comes in all shapes and forms, and living entities dwell in all types of habitats. There are seven characteristics that all life forms share—the ability to move, to sense, to respire, to consume nutrition, to grow, to reproduce, and to excrete waste matter. Complete with annotated illustrations that clarify complex structures and life processes, this volume surveys the parts, characteristics, and classifications of various living things and explores the evolution of life in general.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Characteristics of Living Things.
2: Cells, Tissues, and Organs.
3: Nutrition and Energy Production.
4: Evolution and the History of Life on Earth.
5: The Classification of Living Things.
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