Botany For Dummies

John Wiley & Sons
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The easy way to score your highest in botany

Employment of biological scientists is projected to grow 21% over the next decade, much faster than the average for all occupations, as biotechnological research and development continues to drive job growth.

Botany For Dummies gives you a thorough, easy-to-follow overview of the fundamentals of botany, helping you to improve your grades, supplement your learning, or review before a test.

  • Covers evolution by natural selection
  • Offers plain-English explanations of the structure and function of plants
  • Includes plant identification and botanical phenomenon

Tracking a typical course in botany, this hands-on, friendly guide is your ticket to acing this required course for your major in biology, microbiology, zoology, or elementary education.

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About the author

Rene Fester Kratz, PhD is a Biology instructor at Everett Community College. As a member of the North Cascades and Olympic Science Partnership, she worked to develop science curricula that are in alignment with research on human learning.

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Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
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Published on
Jun 15, 2011
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Pages
384
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ISBN
9781118110843
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Language
English
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Genres
Science / General
Science / Life Sciences / Botany
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