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Solutions for Chapter 47: 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 47: Biology

Solutions for Chapter 47
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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

This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions. Chapter 47: Biology includes 25 full step-by-step solutions. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Campbell Biology, edition: 9. Since 25 problems in chapter 47: Biology have been answered, more than 21694 students have viewed full step-by-step solutions from this chapter. Campbell Biology was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321558237.

Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Aphelion

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

  • Atomic weight

    The average of the atomic masses of isotopes for a given element.

  • Basin

    A circular downfolded structure.

  • Cumulus

    One of three basic cloud forms; also the name given one of the clouds of vertical development. Cumulus are billowy individual cloud masses that often have flat bases.

  • Cutoff

    A short channel segment created when a river erodes through the narrow neck of land between meanders.

  • Dry climate

    A climate in which yearly precipitation is not as great as the potential loss of water by evaporation.

  • Glacial erratic

    An ice-transported boulder that was not derived from bedrock near its present site.

  • Globule

    A dense, dark nebula thought to be the birthplace of stars.

  • Mesosphere

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

  • Monthly mean temperature

    The mean temperature for a month that is calculated by averaging the daily means.

  • Occlusion

    The overtaking of one front by another.

  • Octet rule

    Atoms combine in order that each may have the electron arrangement of a noble gas; that is, the outer energy level contains eight neutrons.

  • Orogenesis

    The processes that collectively result in the formation of mountains.

  • Permeability

    A measure of a material’s ability to transmit water.

  • Perturbation

    The gravitational disturbance of the orbit of one celestial body by another.

  • Pyroclastic flow

    A highly heated mixture, largely of ash and pumice fragments, traveling down the flanks of a volcano or along the surface of the ground.

  • Seawall

    A barrier constructed to prevent waves from reaching the area behind the wall. Its purpose is to defend property from the force of breaking waves.

  • Shelf break

    The point where a rapid steepening of the gradient occurs, marking the outer edge of the continental shelf and the beginning of the continental slope.

  • Soil horizon

    A layer of soil that has identifiable characteristics produced by chemical weathering and other soil-forming processes.

  • Theory

    A well-tested and widely accepted view that explains certain observable facts.

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