Biological Science (Freeman)

Biological Science (Freeman) Author(s): Scott Freeman, Kim Quillin, Lizabeth Allison, Michael Black, Emily Taylor, Greg Podgorski, Jeff Carmichael

Difference between 6th and 5th editions
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Key differences between 6th and 5th editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous publications: 3 years (2016 vs 2013).
  • Making Models boxes are included at important points throughout text.
  • End-of-chapter case studies.
  • New concept map on the biological diversity of life (Ch. 33)
  • New Chapter 20 on molecular biotechnology and genomics merges material from the former two separate chapters.
  • New and up-to-date information on:
    • Global warming and climate change
    • CRISPR-Cas9 system, a genome editing tool
    • How Ebola virus enters cells
    • Evolution of land plants
  • Updated BioSkills section presents new BioSkills on:
    • Interpreting Standard Error Bars and Using Statistical Tests
    • Statistical tests (Chi square test, t-test, analysis of variance) and how to correctly interpret P-values
    • How to interpret models how to create own models
    • Detecting and correcting misconceptions, and how avoid common mistakes
    • Spectrophotometry quantitative measurement
    • Techniques used in molecular biology, including polymerase chain reaction (DNA amplification method), Sanger sequencing, Shotgun sequencing, DNA microarray analysis.
6th Edition of
Biological Science (Freeman)
Hardcover, 1360 pages
ISBN-10: 0321976495
ISBN-13: 9780321976499
Published by: Pearson, January 17, 2016
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with MasteringBiology Card
Hardcover, 1416 pages
ISBN-10: 0321993756
ISBN-13: 9780321993755
Published by: Pearson, January 18, 2016
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Loose Leaf, 1416 pages
ISBN-10: 0134296028
ISBN-13: 9780134296029
Published by: Pearson, January 16, 2016
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Loose Leaf, 1360 pages
ISBN-10: 0134243064
ISBN-13: 9780134243061
Published by: Pearson, January 15, 2016
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5th Edition of
Biological Science (Freeman)
Plus MasteringBiology with eText - Access Card Package
Hardcover, 1416 pages
ISBN-10: 032174361X
ISBN-13: 9780321743619
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, January 19, 2013
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Hardcover, 1416 pages
ISBN-10: 0321743679
ISBN-13: 9780321743671
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, January 18, 2013
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Volume 1
Paperback, 672 pages
ISBN-10: 0321841808
ISBN-13: 9780321841803
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, January 21, 2013
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4th Edition of
Biological Science
Hardcover, 1320 pages
ISBN-10: 0321598202
ISBN-13: 9780321598202
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 12, 2010
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Plus MasteringBiology with eText - Access Card Package
Hardcover, 1392 pages
ISBN-10: 0321597966
ISBN-13: 9780321597960
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 13, 2010
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International Edition
Paperback, 1320 pages
ISBN-10: 0321690842
ISBN-13: 9780321690845
Published by: , February, 2010
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Volume 1
Student Edition, 608 pages
ISBN-10: 0321613473
ISBN-13: 9780321613479
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 13, 2010
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