Schaum's Outline of Biology by George H. FriedSchaum's Outline of Biology by George H. Fried

Schaum's Outline of Biology

byGeorge H. Fried

Paperback | October 1, 1998

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George H. Fried was Professor of Biology at Brooklyn College. He taught courses in general biology and animal physiology during a 30-year teaching career.. .
Title:Schaum's Outline of BiologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:455 pages, 10.89 × 8.16 × 0.73 inPublished:October 1, 1998Publisher:McGraw-HillLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0070224056

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Table of Contents

Part I: Fundamentals of Biology.

The Basic Structure of Science.

The Chemistry of Life: An Inorganic Perspective.

The Chemistry of Life: The Organic Level.

Part II: Biology of the Cell.

The Cellular Organization of Life.

Energy Transformations.


Part III: Genetics and Inheritance.

The Nature of the Gene.

Cell Reproduction.

The Mechanism of Inheritance.

Control Mechanisms in Genetics.


Animal Reproduction.

Part IV: Plant Biology.

Basic Structure and Function in Vascular Plants.

Interactions of Vascular Plants with Their Environment.

Part V: Animal Biology.

Homeostasis: Regulation of Physiological Functions.

Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System.

The Excretory System.

The Circulatory System.


The Respiratory System.

Hormones the the Endocrine System.

The Nervous System.

The Musculoskeletal System: Support and Movement.

Animal Behavior.

Part VI: Evolution and Ecology.

Evolution: The Process.


Origin of Life.

Part VII: Biological Diversity.

The Kingdom Monera (The Prokaryotes).

The Kingdom Fungi.

The Kingdom Plantae.

The Kingdom Animalia.

The Primates.

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