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Biology 8th Edition - Solutions by Chapter

Biology | 8th Edition | ISBN: 9780805368444 | Authors: Neil A. Campbell

Full solutions for Biology | 8th Edition

ISBN: 9780805368444

Biology | 8th Edition | ISBN: 9780805368444 | Authors: Neil A. Campbell

Biology | 8th Edition - Solutions by Chapter

Solutions by Chapter
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Textbook: Biology
Edition: 8
Author: Neil A. Campbell
ISBN: 9780805368444

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Berm

    The dry, gently sloping zone on the backshore of a beach at the foot of the coastal cliffs or dunes.

  • Bright-line spectrum

    The bright lines produced by an incandescent gas under low pressure.

  • Clouds of vertical development

    A cloud that has its base in the low-height range but extends upward into the middle or high altitudes.

  • Daughter product

    An isotope resulting from radioactive decay.

  • Extrusive

    Igneous activity that occurs outside the crust.

  • Frontal wedging

    Lifting of air resulting when cool air acts as a barrier over which warmer, lighter air will rise.

  • Glaze

    A coating of ice on objects formed when supercooled rain freezes on contact.

  • Isotherms

    Lines connecting points of equal temperature.

  • Kame

    A steep-sided hill composed of sand and gravel originating when sediment is collected in openings in stagnant glacial ice.

  • Karst

    A topography consisting of numerous depressions called sinkholes.

  • Mercalli intensity scale

    See Modified Mercalli intensity scale.

  • Monocline

    A one-limbed flexure in strata. The strata are unusually flat-lying or very gently dipping on both sides of the monocline.

  • Occluded front

    A front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It marks the beginning of the end of a middle-latitude cyclone.

  • Periodic table

    The tabular arrangement of the elements according to atomic number.

  • Proton

    A positively charged subatomic particle found in the nucleus of an atom.

  • Relative dating

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

  • Shoreline

    The line that marks the contact between land and sea. It migrates up and down as the tide rises and falls.

  • Soil profile

    A vertical section through a soil showing its succession of horizons and the underlying parent material.

  • Stony-iron meteorite

    One of the three main categories of meteorites. This group, as the name implies, is a mixture of iron and silicate minerals.

  • Subduction

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