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New Jersey Biology Competency Test

Published by Barrons Educational Services
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

This brand-new manual offers New Jersey high school students in-depth content and conceptual preparation for the required statewide biology exam. An introductory chapter describes biology as a scientific discipline and discusses the characteristics of all living things. Fifteen chapters that follow focus on specifics, which include:

  • Cells, organic biomolecules, cellular transport and reproduction
  • Molecular genetics, Mendelian genetics, and genetic technology
  • Energy exchanges and classification of living things
  • Energetics
  • Human body systems and classification of living things
  • Ecology, biomes, and human impacts on life forms and on the earth

  • Each chapter concludes with a glossary of biological terms, suggestions to students for organizing their notes, and a set of review questions with answers that reflect the types of questions students will encounter on the actual test.

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    Product Details

    • Publisher: Barrons Educational Services (August 1, 2012)
    • Length: 344 pages
    • ISBN13: 9780764143786

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