Biology 2e is designed to cover the scope and sequence requirements of a typical two-semester biology course for science majors. The text provides comprehensive coverage of foundational research and core biology concepts through an evolutionary lens. Biology includes rich features that engage students in scientific inquiry, highlight careers in the biological sciences, and offer everyday applications. The book also includes various types of practice and homework questions that help students understand—and apply—key concepts. The 2nd edition has been revised to incorporate clearer, more current, and more dynamic explanations, while maintaining the same organization as the first edition. Art and illustrations have been substantially improved, and the textbook features additional assessments and related resources.

Biology 2e

SKU: 1-947172-52-2
  • Senior Contributing Authors

    Mary Ann Clark, Jung Choi, Matthew Douglas
  • Publisher

    OpenStax
  • Digital

    ISBN 1-947172-52-2 978-1-947172-52-4
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    This content  by OpenStax is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution License v4.2
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