Inquiry into Life: Relevancy Update 15th edition (PDF) is an excellent source for basic biological concepts and processes with a human emphasis. From the unique delivery of biology content to the complete integration of the textbook with technology, to the time tested art program, best-selling expert author Dr. Sylvia Mader has formed a teaching system that will both motivate and enable your college students to appreciate and understand the wonders of all areas of biology. Inquiry into Life Relevancy Update 15.1e emphasizes the application of all areas of biology to the knowledge of human concerns, what the undergrad students are able to relate to. This distinctive ebook was developed to stand apart from all other non-majors textbooks with a unique approach, unparalleled art, and a succinct, straightforward writing style that has been acclaimed by both reviewers and users. In this updated 15th edition, the authors have focused on the concept of inquiry and a university student’s inherent desire to learn. To do this, they integrated a time tested, traditional learning system with modern digital and pedagogical approaches designed to engage and stimulate today’s college student.
The area and subject of Biology is ever-changing and this updated fifteenth version reflects that. This relevancy update includes new Relevancy Modules in Connect. These modules demonstrate the connections between biological content and topics that are of interest to our society as a whole. Each module consists of an overview of basic scientific concepts, an introductory video, and then a closer look at the application of these concepts to the topic. Discussion and assessment questions, specific to the modules, are also available. These modules are available as a supplementary eBook to the existing textbook within Connect (sold separately), and may be assigned by the instructor for use in a variety of ways in the classroom. Examples of topics covered include fermentation science, cancer biology, antibiotic resistance, weed evolution, biology of weight gain, mega crops, and climate change. Content in the textbook has also been updated to reflect the current and latest trends.
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