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Solutions for Chapter 7: Biology

Campbell Biology | 9th Edition | ISBN: 9780321558237 | Authors: Jane B. Reece, Lisa A. Urry, Michael L. Cain, Steven A. Wasserman, Peter V. Minorsky, Robert B. Jackson

Full solutions for Campbell Biology | 9th Edition

ISBN: 9780321558237

Campbell Biology | 9th Edition | ISBN: 9780321558237 | Authors: Jane B. Reece, Lisa A. Urry, Michael L. Cain, Steven A. Wasserman, Peter V. Minorsky, Robert B. Jackson

Solutions for Chapter 7: Biology

Solutions for Chapter 7
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Textbook: Campbell Biology
Edition: 9
Author: Jane B. Reece, Lisa A. Urry, Michael L. Cain, Steven A. Wasserman, Peter V. Minorsky, Robert B. Jackson
ISBN: 9780321558237

Since 29 problems in chapter 7: Biology have been answered, more than 28418 students have viewed full step-by-step solutions from this chapter. Chapter 7: Biology includes 29 full step-by-step solutions. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Campbell Biology, edition: 9. Campbell Biology was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321558237.

Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Biogenous sediment

    Seafloor sediments consisting of material of marine-organic origin.

  • Bituminous

    The most common form of coal, often called soft, black coal.

  • Coastline

    The coast’s seaward edge. The landward limit of the effect of the highest storm waves on the shore.

  • Collision–coalescence process

    A theory of raindrop formation in warm clouds (above 0° C) in which large cloud droplets (giants) collide and join together with smaller droplets to form a raindrop. Opposite electrical charges may bind the cloud droplets together.

  • Conditional instability

    Moist air with a lapse rate between the dry and wet adiabatic rates.

  • Crust

    The very thin outermost layer of Earth.

  • Eyepiece

    A short-focal-length lens used to enlarge the image in a telescope. The lens nearest the eye.

  • Ionic bond

    A chemical bond between two oppositely charged ions formed by the transfer of valence electrons from one atom to the other.

  • Isostasy

    The concept that Earth’s crust is floating in gravitational balance upon the material of the mantle.

  • Light-year

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

  • Magmatic differentiation

    The process of generating more than one rock type from a single magma.

  • Magnitude (stellar)

    A number given to a celestial object to express its relative brightness.

  • Primary pollutants

    Those pollutants emitted directly from identifiable sources.

  • Prokaryotes

    Refers to the cells or organisms such as bacteria whose genetic material is not enclosed in a nucleus.

  • Protoplanets

    A developing planetary body that grows by the accumulation of planetesimals.

  • Saturation

    The maximum quantity of water vapor that the air can hold at any given temperature and pressure.

  • Subsoil

    A term applied to the B horizon of a soil profile.

  • Thunder

    The sound emitted by rapidly expanding gases along the channel of lightning discharge.

  • Water table

    The upper level of the saturated zone of groundwater.

  • Zooplankton

    Animal plankton.

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