Life The Science of Biology 9Th ed by david Sadava – Test Bank

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PART ONE ■ THE SCIENCE OF LIFE 
AND ITS CHEMICAL BASIS 

1 Studying Life 2 

2 Small Molecules and the Chemistry of Life 20 

3 Proteins, Carbohydrates, and Lipids 38 

4 Nucleic Acids and the Origin of Life 60 

PART TWO ■ CELLS 

5 Cells: The Working Units of Life 76 

6 Cell Membranes 105 

7 Cell Signaling and Communication 128 

PART THREE ■ CELLS AND ENERGY 

8 Energy, Enzymes, and Metabolism 148 

9 Pathways that Harvest Chemical Energy 168 

10 Photosynthesis: Energy from Sunlight 189 

PART FOUR ■ GENES AND HEREDITY 

11 The Cell Cycle and Cell Division 209 

12 Inheritance, Genes, and Chromosomes 236 

13 DNA and Its Role in Heredity 266 

14 From DNA to Protein: Gene Expression 290 

15 Gene Mutation and Molecular Medicine 316 

16 Regulation of Gene Expression 342 

PART FIVE ■ GENOMES 

17 Genomes 365 

18 Recombinent DNA and Biotechnology 386 

19 Differential Gene Expression in Development 405 

20 Development and Evolutionary Change 426 

PART SIX ■ THE PATTERNS AND 
PROCESSES OF EVOLUTION 

21 Evidence and Mechanisms of Evolution 440 

22 Reconstructing and Using Phylogenies 464 

23 Species and Their Formation 481 

24 Evolution of Genes and Genomes 498 

25 The History of Life on Earth 518 

PART SEVEN ■ THE EVOLUTION OF 
DIVERSITY 

26 Bacteria and Archaea: The Prokaryotic 
Domains 536 

27 The Origin and Diversification of Eukaryotes 560 

28 Plants without Seeds: From Water to Land 588 



29 The Evolution of Seed Plants 607 

30 Fungi: Recyclers, Pathogens, Parasites, and Plant 
Partners 626 

31 Animal Origins and the Evolution of Body 
Plans 645 

32 Protostome Animals 666 

33 Deuterostome Animals 692 

PART EIGHT ■ FLOWERING PLANTS: 
FORM AND FUNCTION 

34 The Plant Body 719 

35 Transport in Plants 739 

36 Plant Nutrition 755 

37 Regulation of Plant Growth 771 

38 Reproduction in Flowering Plants 794 

39 Plant Responses to Environmental 
Challenges 814 

PART NINE ■ ANIMALS: FORM AND 
FUNCTION 

40 Physiology, Homeostasis, and Temperature 
Regulation 832 

41 Animal Hormones 851 

42 Immunology: Animal Defense Systems 873 

43 Animal Reproduction 899 

44 Animal Development 922 

45 Neurons and Nervous Systems 943 

46 Sensory Systems 964 

47 The Mammalian Nervous System: Structure 
and Higher Function 985 

48 Musculoskeletal Systems 1006 

49 Gas Exchange in Animals 1025 

50 Circulatory Systems 1045 

51 Nutrition, Digestion, and Absorption 1067 

52 Salt and Water Balance and Nitrogen 
Excretion 1091 

53 Animal Behavior 1113 

PART TEN ■ ECOLOGY 

54 Ecology and the Distribution of Life 1140 

55 Population Ecology 1167 

56 Species Interaction and Coevolution 1185 

57 Community Ecology 1203 

58 Ecosystems and Global Ecology 1221 

59 Conservation Biology 1242