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Solutions for Chapter 29: 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 29: Biology

Solutions for Chapter 29
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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

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Acid precipitation

    Rain or snow with a pH value that is less than the pH of unpolluted precipitation.

  • Breccia

    A sedimentary rock composed of angular fragments that were lithified.

  • Covalent bond

    A chemical bond produced by the sharing of electrons.

  • Crystal shape

    See Habit.

  • Equatorial low

    A belt of low pressure lying near the equator and between the subtropical highs.

  • Floodplain

    The flat, low-lying portion of a stream valley subject to periodic inundation.

  • Hertzsprung-Russell diagram

    See H-R diagram.

  • Mid-ocean ridge

    See Oceanic ridge system.

  • Nonconformity

    An unconformity in which older metamorphic or intrusive igneous rocks are overlain by younger sedimentary strata.

  • Plate

    See Lithospheric plate.

  • Precambrian

    All geologic time prior to the Paleozoic era.

  • Precipitation fog

    Fog formed when rain evaporates as it falls through a layer of cool air.

  • Red giant

    A large, cool star of high luminosity; a star occupying the upper-right portion of the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.

  • Secondary (S) wave

    A seismic wave that involves oscillation perpendicular to the direction of propagation.

  • Seismic waves

    A rapidly moving ocean wave generated by earthquake activity capable of inflicting heavy damage in coastal regions.

  • Semidiurnal tidal pattern

    A tidal pattern exhibiting two high tides and two low tides per tidal day with small inequalities between successive highs and successive lows; a semi-daily tide.

  • Slip face

    The steep, leeward slope of a sand dune; it maintains an angle of about 34 degrees.

  • Terrane

    A crustal block bounded by faults, whose geologic history is distinct from the histories of adjoining crustal blocks.

  • Transverse dunes

    A series of long ridges oriented at right angles to the prevailing wind; these dunes form where vegetation is sparse and sand is very plentiful.

  • Urban heat island

    The fact that temperatures within a city are generally higher than in surrounding rural areas.

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