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Test bank Download for Biology Now 2nd High School Edition by Anne Houtman, Cindy Malone, Megan Scudellari ISBN: 9780393689792

 

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Test bank Download for Biology Now 2nd High School Edition by Anne Houtman, Cindy Malone, Megan Scudellari ISBN: 9780393689792

The perfect balance of science and story—written with NGSS in mind

Brief chapters are written to teach science through engaging stories, combining compelling science with intriguing anecdotes. The Second High School Edition features NEW stories on exciting topics such as battling antibiotic-resistant superbugs and the human microbiome, and coverage of the course’s most important content areas. Biology Now is written by an author team made up of a science writer and three experienced teachers. Pedagogy in the book and online encourages students to think critically, engage with biology in the world around them, and tie concepts they learn to the Next Generation Science Standards.

Table of Content

INTRODUCTION

1.     The Nature of Science: Caves of Death

2.     Applying the Science: A Critical Choice

UNIT 1: CELLS

3.     Chemistry of Life: Ingredients of Life

4.     Life is Cellular: Engineering Life

5.     How Cells Work: Rock Eaters NEW STORY

6.     Cell Division: Toxic Plastic

UNIT 2: GENETICS

7.     Patterns of Inheritance: Dog Days of Science

8.     Chromosomes and Hum Genetics: A Deadly Inheritance

9.     What Genes Are: Choice Cuts NEW STORY

10.  How Genes Work: Tobacco’s New Leaf

UNIT 3: EVOLUTION

11.  Evidence for Evolution: Whale Hunting

12.  Mechanisms of Evolution: Battling Resistance

13.  Adaptation and Species: Fast Lizards, Slow Corals

UNIT 4: BIODIVERSITY

14.  The History of Life: The First Bird

15.  NEW CHAPTER Bacteria and Archaea: Navel Gazing

16.  NEW CHAPTER Plants, Fungi, and Protists: The Dirt on Black-Market Plants

17.  Animals and Human Evolution: Neanderthal Sex NEW STORY

UNIT 5: ECOLOGY

18.  General Principles of Ecology: Amazon on Fire

19.  Growth of Populations: Zika-Busting Mosquitos NEW STORY

20.  Communities of Organisms: Of Wolves and Trees

21.  Ecosystems: Here and Gone

 

UNIT 6: PHYSIOLOGY

22.  Homeostasis, Reproduction, and Development: Baby Bust

23.  Digestive, Muscular, and Skeletal Systems: The Sunshine Vitamin

24.  Circulatory, Respiratory, Urinary, and Nervous Systems: Body (Re)Building

25.  Endocrine and Immune Systems: Testing the Iceman

26.  Plant Physiology: Amber Waves of Grain