×
Log in to StudySoup
Get Full Access to Science - Textbook Survival Guide
Join StudySoup for FREE
Get Full Access to Science - Textbook Survival Guide

Already have an account? Login here
×
Reset your password

Textbooks / Science / Evolutionary Analysis 5

Evolutionary Analysis 5th Edition Solutions

Do I need to buy Evolutionary Analysis | 5th Edition to pass the class?

ISBN: 9780321616678

Evolutionary Analysis | 5th Edition - Solutions by Chapter

Do I need to buy this book?
1 Review

74% of students who have bought this book said that they did not need the hard copy to pass the class. Were they right? Add what you think:

Evolutionary Analysis 5th Edition Student Assesment

Pierre from University of Oregon said

"If I knew then what I knew now I would not have bought the book. It was over priced and My professor only used it a few times."

Textbook: Evolutionary Analysis
Edition: 5
Author: Jon C. Herron; Scott Freeman
ISBN: 9780321616678

Evolutionary Analysis was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321616678. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Evolutionary Analysis, edition: 5. The full step-by-step solution to problem in Evolutionary Analysis were answered by , our top Science solution expert on 10/03/18, 06:29PM. Since problems from 0 chapters in Evolutionary Analysis have been answered, more than 200 students have viewed full step-by-step answer. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters: 0.

Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Advection fog

    A fog formed when warm, moist air is blown over a cool surface.

  • Angle of repose

    The steepest angle at which loose material remains stationary without sliding downslope.

  • Autumnal equinox

    The equinox that occurs on September 21–23 in the Northern Hemisphere and on March 21–22 in the Southern Hemisphere.

  • Cosmological red shift

    Changes in the spectra of galaxies that indicate they are moving away from the Milky Way as the result of the expansion of space.

  • Cosmology

    The study of the universe.

  • Diffused light

    Solar energy scattered and reflected in the atmosphere that reaches Earth’s surface in the form of diffuse blue light from the sky.

  • Epicenter

    The location on Earth’s surface that lies directly above the focus of an earthquake.

  • Geology

    The science that examines Earth, its form and composition, and the changes it has undergone and is undergoing.

  • Graded bed

    A sediment layer that is characterized by a decrease in sediment size from bottom to top.

  • Hypothesis

    A tentative explanation that is tested to determine if it is valid.

  • Light-year

    The distance light travels in a year; about 6 trillion miles.

  • Mesosphere

    The layer of the atmosphere immediately above the stratosphere and characterized by decreasing temperatures with height.

  • Parasitic cone

    A volcanic cone that forms on the flank of a larger volcano.

  • Pulsating variable

    A variable star that pulsates in size and luminosity.

  • Pycnocline

    A layer of water in which there is a rapid change of density with depth.

  • Radio telescope

    A telescope designed to make observations in radio wavelengths.

  • Rectangular pattern

    A drainage pattern characterized by numerous right-angle bends that develops on jointed or fractured bedrock.

  • Relative dating

    Rocks are placed in their proper sequence or order. Only the chronological order of events is determined.

  • Subduction

    The process of thrusting oceanic lithosphere into the mantle along a convergent boundary.

  • Tidal flat

    A marshy or muddy area that is covered and uncovered by the rise and fall of the tide.