Preparing for the AP Biology Examination, 1st Edition

  • Robert Doltar
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  • ISBN-10: 1305381335
  • ISBN-13: 9781305381339
  • DDC: 570.76
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 308 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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This book will quickly, efficiently--and above all, effectively--help you prepare to succeed on the AP Biology exam. Right from the start, the text helps you identify the course topics you most need practice on, allowing you to focus your study efforts on areas in need of improvement while also reviewing your general biology knowledge. PREPARING FOR THE AP BIOLOGY EXAMINATION puts you on the FAST TRACK TO A 5!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Strategies for the AP Examination.
2: Preparing for the AP Biology Examination.
3: Taking the AP Biology Examination.
4: A Diagnostic Test.
5: A Review of AP Biology.
6: Chemistry of Life.
7: Cells and Their Membranes.
8: Cell Energetics.
9: Photosynthesis.
10: Cell Division.
11: Heredity.
12: Moleculr Genetics.
13: Evolutionary Biology.
14: Diversity of Organisms.
15: Structure and Function of Plants.
16: Animal Physiology.
17: Ecology.
18: Laboratory Review.
19: Diffusion and Osmosis.
20: Enzyme Catalysis.
21: Mitosis and Meiosis.
22: Plant Pigments and Photosynthesis.
23: Cell Respiration.
24: Molecular Biology.
25: Genetics of Organisms.
26: Population Genetics and Evolution.
27: Transpiration.
28: Physiology of the Circulatory System.
29: Animal Behavior.
30: Dissolved Oxygen and Aquatic Primary Productivity.
31: Practice Tests.
32: Practice Test 1.
33: Practice Test 2.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Robert Doltar

Robert Doltar retired from teaching in 2009 after teaching Biology and AP Biology for thirty-two years--twenty-four of them at Grant High School in Portland, Oregon, where he served as Science Department Chairman. Robert has also developed an array of six software programs known as the BioLab Series, which are marketed by Carolina Biological. These include the popular BioLab Frog, a dissection simulation, and BioLab Fly, a genetics investigation.