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Solutions for Chapter 14: 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 14: Biology

Solutions for Chapter 14
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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 42 problems in chapter 14: Biology have been answered, more than 25391 students have viewed full step-by-step solutions from this chapter. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Campbell Biology, edition: 9. Chapter 14: Biology includes 42 full step-by-step solutions. Campbell Biology was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321558237. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions.

Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Anticline

    A fold in sedimentary strata resembling an arch.

  • Aphelion

    The place in the orbit of a planet where the planet is farthest from the Sun.

  • Barchanoid dune

    Dunes forming scalloped rows of sand oriented at right angles to the wind. This form is intermediate between isolated barchans and extensive waves of transverse dunes.

  • Bathymetry

    The measurement of ocean depths and the charting of the shape or topography of the ocean floor.

  • Continental margin

    That portion of the seafloor adjacent to the continents. It may include the continental shelf, continental slope, and continental rise.

  • Dissolved load

    That portion of a stream’s load carried in solution.

  • Dry-summer subtropical climate

    A climate located on the west sides of continents between latitudes 30° and 45°. It is the only humid climate with a strong winter precipitation maximum.

  • Eruptive variable

    A star that varies in brightness.

  • Fall

    A type of movement common to mass-wasting processes that refers to the free falling of detached individual pieces of any size.

  • Fossil

    The remains or traces of organisms preserved from the geologic past.

  • Geothermal energy

    Natural steam used for power generation.

  • Gondwanaland

    The southern portion of Pangaea consisting of South America, Africa, Australia, India, and Antarctica.

  • Horn

    A pyramid-like peak formed by glacial action in three or more cirques surrounding a mountain summit.

  • Intertidal zone

    The area where land and sea meet and overlap; the zone between high and low tides.

  • Lapse rate (normal)

    The average drop in temperature (6.5° C per kilometer; 3.5° F per 1,000 feet) with increased altitude in the troposphere.

  • Negative feedback mechanism

    A feedback mechanism that tends to maintain a system as it is—that is, maintain the status quo.

  • Nuclear fusion

    The source of the Sun’s energy.

  • Protostar

    A collapsing cloud of gas and dust destined to become a star.

  • Rock flour

    Ground-up rock produced by the grinding effect of a glacier.

  • Ultimate base level

    Sea level; the lowest level to which stream erosion could lower the land.

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