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Biological System
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Biological System” is a part of the Principles of Biology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
IB DP Biology Study Notes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
Biology study notes for IB students.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
Een Groenlander in Afrika
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You set the price! Words: 117,570. Language: Dutch. Published: April 24, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ze dribbelen langs het strand op zes tenen: drie aan elke voet. Als je op het strand wandelt, lopen ze voor je uit, tot ze ineens terugsnorren. Drieteenstrandlopers zijn gezelligheidsdieren. ’s Winters hollen ze over de stranden van Schotland tot Zuid-Afrika. Maar waarom vliegen ze eigenlijk naar Afrika als ze ook in Nederland kunnen overwinteren? En waarom broeden ze helemaal bij de Noordpool?
Brain Health Made Simple: Your "Do-It-Yourself" Brain Health Plan
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Series: MINDRAMP Brain Health, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Brain health is simple. We know what to do to keep our brains healthy. The challenge is doing it. This simple guide helps you start and sustain your own personalized brain health plan.
Trypanosoma cruzi, the Causative Agent of Chagas' Disease: A Biological, Cultural, and Economic Review
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Price: Free! Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This e-book describes detailed and often-overlooked aspects of the human parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. Each chapter features different aspects of the parasite, such as epidemiology, social stigma, lifecycle contributors, economic impact, pathology of Chagas’ disease and more. This book was originally written as an honors assignment and senior thesis, and now made available for public use.
Was This Marsupial A Lion – Or A Pouch-Robbing, Meat-Browsing, Cookie-Cutting Koala?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Join us as we reinterpret the natural history of the extinct marsupial lion – the largest-ever predatory marsupial – in a bitingly honest evaluation of its apparently pointless dentition. The fame to be claimed, we suggest, is not that it was a pouched version of a sabre-tooth cat, but that it was an innocent mutilator with a bent to browse on living flesh.
New Truth to the Fountain of Youth: The Emerging Reality of Anti-Aging Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Although many think that delaying the human aging process is impossible, it is now increasingly clear that delaying aging is not only possible but a near-term scientific reality. This book describes how theories of biological aging have evolved to support anti-aging medicine and summarizes the increasing experimental evidence confirming that slowing the aging process is medically feasible.
Fall Fever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by AniLibre. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A humorous and entertaining narration of a long career as a teacher of high school sophomores. “Mister Trump” taught biology for 41 years – interrupted only by two years in the U.S. Navy during the Second World War. If his students had known that he was journaling his teaching experiences perhaps they might have been more careful of their antics. But then we wouldn’t have as many funny stories.
Biology Practice Questions: Male Reproductive System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the male reproductive system. Topics covered include an overview of the male reproductive system, spermatogenesis, male reproductive tract, semen, external genitalia, and hormones. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Female Reproductive System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the female reproductive system. Topics covered include female anatomy, female reproductive cycle, and birth control methods. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Lymphatic System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the lymphatic system and immunity. Topics covered include terminology, structure and function, innate immunity, adaptive immunity, cell mediated immunity, antibody mediated immunity and stress. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Urinary System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the urinary system. Topics covered include an overview of the urinary system, anatomy, glomerular filtration, tubular reabsorption, tubular secretion, production of dilute and concentrated urine, kidney function evaluation, urine transport, urine storage and urine elimination. These questions are suitable for students in General Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Endocrine System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the endocrine system. Topics covered include an overview, endocrine glands, hormone activity, hormone action, hormone secretion, hypothalamus, pituitary gland, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, pancreas, ovaries, testes, pineal gland and thymus. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Digestive System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the digestive system. Topics covered include an overview of the digestive system, function, membranes, histology, movement, control of digestion, organs and accessory organs. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Respiratory System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the respiratory system. Topics covered include respiratory system anatomy, pulmonary ventilation, lung volume and capacities, oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange, oxygen and carbon dioxide transport, control of respiration and exercise. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Muscular System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the muscular system. Topics covered include an overview of the muscular system, skeletal muscle, contraction and relaxation of skeletal muscle, muscle metabolism, muscle tension, types of muscle fibers, movement, and naming skeletal muscles. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Skeletal System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the skeletal system. Topics covered include functions of the skeletal system, classification of bones, characteristics of bones, axial skeleton and the appendicular skeleton. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Cardiovascular System: Heart
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the heart. Topics covered include cardiac muscle tissue, heart anatomy, heart valves, circulation, conduction system, cardiac cycle, cardiac output, and exercise. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.
Biology Practice Questions: Nervous System
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Series: Biology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on the nervous system. Topics covered include introduction to the nervous system, nervous tissue, myelin sheath, collections of nervous tissue, nervous system divisions, nerve impulses, the synapse and disorders. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in General Biology or Principles of Biology.