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Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology 4th Edition - Solutions by Chapter

Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780321772602 | Authors: Eric J. Simon Jean L. Dickey, Jane B. Reece

Full solutions for Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology | 4th Edition

ISBN: 9780321772602

Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780321772602 | Authors: Eric J. Simon Jean L. Dickey, Jane B. Reece

Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology | 4th Edition - Solutions by Chapter

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Active continental margin

    Usually narrow and consisting of highly deformed sediments. They occur where oceanic lithosphere is being subducted beneath the margin of a continent.

  • Cloud

    A form of condensation best described as a dense concentration of suspended water droplets or tiny ice crystals.

  • Cluster (star)

    A large group of stars.

  • Daily mean

    The mean temperature for a day that is determined by averaging the 24 hourly readings or, more commonly, by averaging the maximum and minimum temperatures for a day.

  • Electromagnetic spectrum

    The distribution of electromagnetic radiation by wavelength.

  • Fault-block mountain

    A mountain formed by the displacement of rock along a fault.

  • Humid subtropical climate

    A climate generally located on the eastern side of a continent and characterized by hot, sultry summers and cool winters.

  • Humus

    Organic matter in soil produced by the decomposition of plants and animals.

  • Ion

    An atom or molecule that possesses an electrical charge.

  • Jet stream

    Swift (120–240 kilometers per hour), high-altitude winds.

  • Leaching

    The depletion of soluble materials from the upper soil by downward-percolating water.

  • Meander

    A looplike bend in the course of a stream.

  • Oxbow lake

    A curved lake produced when a stream cuts off a meander.

  • Principal shells

    See Energy levels.

  • Protostar

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

  • Rockslide

    The rapid slide of a mass of rock downslope along planes of weakness.

  • Soil horizon

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

  • Spectral class

    A classification of a star according to the characteristics of its spectrum.

  • Tropical storm

    By international agreement, a tropical cyclone with maximum winds between 61 and 119 kilometers (38 and 74 miles) per hour.

  • Zone of fracture

    The upper portion of a glacier consisting of brittle ice.