Biology 1063—Biological Sciences
(ACTS BIOL 1004, when combined with BIOL 1071))
School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences
How to get a good grade in a biology class.
Textbook Site.--Registration required.
On-line Biological Dictionary.--Not provided by the textbook publisher, so the definitions may not match exactly.
Bio Coach Biology Animations.--Includes help on respiration, photosynthesis, mitosis, meiosis, transcription and translation.
Powerpoint Lectures.--A professor at Victor Valley College in Victorville, California, who uses our same text puts some of his lectures on-line. Not exactly the same as the lectures for this class, but some students have found them helpful!
Lecture Outlines--These are only outlines, and are not intended to replace the detailed notes you should take in class.
Chapter 1--Introduction and Review.
Defintions for Chapter 1.
Chapter 2--Essential Chemistry for Biology.
Definitions for Chapter 2.
Information about Chemistry of Water
Chapter 3--The Molecules of Life.
Definitions for Chapter 3.
Chapter 4--Cell Structure and Function.
Definitions for Chapter 4.
Chapter 5--The Working Cell.
Definitions for Chapter 5.
Chapter 6--Cellular Respiration.
Definitions for Chapter 6.
Summary of Aerobic Respiration.
Definitions for Chapter 7.
Summary of Photosynthesis.
Chapter 8--Mitosis and Meiosis.
Definitions for Chapter 8.
You Tube Animation of Cell Cycle.
Chapter 9--Patterns of Inheritance.
Definitions for Chapter 9.
Chapter 10--DNA Structure and Function.
Definitions for Chapter 10.
Animation of Transcription.
Animation of Translation.
Chapter 13--How Populations Evolve.
Chapter 14--How Biological Diversity Evolves.
Chapter 15--Origin and Evolution of Microbial Life.
Chapters 16 and 17--Fungi, Plants, and Animals.
Chapters 18 and 19--Ecology.
Chapter 20--Human Impact on the Environment.
Why do leaves change color?