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ISBN-10 0321792386ISBN-13 9780321792389
ISBN-10 0-321-79195-9ISBN-13 978-0-321-79195-5
Author(s): Mimi Bres; Arnold Weisshaar
Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 456

For one-semester, non-majors introductory biology laboratory courses with a human focus.

This manual offers a unique, extensively class-tested approach to introductory biology laboratory. A full range of activities show how basic biological concepts can be applied to the world around us.

This helps students to: 

  • gain practical experience that will help them understand lecture concepts

  • acquire the basic knowledge needed to make informed decisions about biological questions that arise in everyday life

  • develop the problem-solving skills that will lead to success in school and in a competitive job market, and

  • learn to work effectively and productively as a member of a team.

  • The Fourth Edition features many new and revised activities based on feedback from hundreds of students and faculty reviewers.