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Biology: Concepts & Connections

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Biology: Concepts & Connections, Fifth Edition invites students into the world of biology with a new revision of this best-selling text. It is known for scientific accuracy and currency; a modular presentation that helps students to focus on the main concepts; and art that teaches better than any other book. The fifth edition builds upon this success with new features ...more
Hardcover, Fifth Edition, 781 pages
Published March 29th 2005 by Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company (first published 1994)
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Chelsea Southworth
Feb 06, 2015 Chelsea Southworth rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: school
No. If you love yourself, no.
Katie
Sep 22, 2008 Katie rated it it was ok
Not my favorite intro to bio book. Descriptions and ideas lack the complexity I was looking for. Good for high schoolers, not for undergrads.
Trina
Mar 31, 2009 Trina added it
The material this book covers is fascinating! Cells, Biology, Chemistry, Molecules- I LOVE it! I think I'm a science geek. That would explain my severe love of microscopes..
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Back to school! I find I understand the material much better if:
1) I hear the info in lecture first and
2) I am walking and reading the material aloud to myself

I'm one of those kinesthetic learners. I'm setting up an elliptical machine in my house with a
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heidi estoista
Oct 04, 2007 heidi estoista rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: no one
haha..its finaLs na, and of course im reading my biology book. :) though quite obsolete (i think they're already at 7th edition?) i still get to read it like everyday..ahehe..go nah.
i wouldnt recommend u to read this edition since ive read the 4th and 5th editions, and so many changes have been made already, since science is so dynamic..!
reading the book,and the topics related to my majors now..ive learned about the physiological activities of the plant and animal cells; membrane polarization;
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Chibineko
Oct 29, 2010 Chibineko rated it liked it
It was an ok book. Everything was outlined well enough, although some points could have used a bit more explanation & the definitions seemed a little clunky to memorize. Still, it was an invaluable learning tool in my biology class.
Fudz
Nov 15, 2008 Fudz rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Ini juga buku penuntun wajib buat mahasiswa Biologi, Apalagi yang baru masuk kuliah!
DEngan ilustrasinya yang banyak, belajar biologi akan sangat menarik dengan buku ini.
Konse-konsep yang di jelaskan juga mudah dipahami.
Tyas
Feb 19, 2009 Tyas rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: biology
A highly recommended, updated, user-friendly, biology textbook for non-majors. Our high school currently uses this book.
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