Botany for Dummies
ISBN: 1118006720
EAN13: 9781118006726
Language: English
Publication Date: Jul 12, 2011
Pages: 384
Dimensions: 1.38" H x 9.13" L x 7.24" W
Weight: 1.68 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview

Learn to:

  • Understand how plants reproduce
  • Grasp the structure and function of plants
  • Score your highest grade in botany

The easy way to score your highest grade in botany

Botany For Dummies gives you a thorough, easy-to-follow overview of the fundamentals of botany, helping you to improve your grades, supplement your learning, or review before a test. Covering typical topics in botany, this hands-on, friendly guide is your ticket to acing this required course for your major in biology, microbiology, zoology, or elementary education.

  • Breathe life into botany -- get an overview of the fundamentals of metabolism that are common to all living things, and understand why living things need matter and energy to grow and function
  • Get ready to photosynthesize -- find out how plants make food from carbon dioxide and water using energy from the sun, and how they break down that food through cellular respiration
  • Let's talk about reproduction -- get the 411 on how plant cells divide, either to make exact copies of themselves for growth or to make eggs and sperm for sexual reproduction
  • The many uses of plants -- discover the importance of plants to the natural world, and the role they play in food, clothing, fuel, and medicine

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