Ch 21: Systematics in Biology

About This Chapter

In this overview of systematics in biology, you will review plant breeding, basic cell types in cell culture, and more. Short but information-packed, the lessons are designed to help you with homework or test preparation.

Systematics in Biology - Chapter Summary

While going through these lessons, you will deepen your understanding of systematics in biology. This self-paced chapter can help you understand the historical development of systematics. You will also discover facts about plant breeding for disease resistance. After reviewing the lessons, you should be ready to:

  • Explain how systematics help us understand the world around us
  • Identify methods for plant breeding in food production
  • Discuss adherent and suspension cell cultures

A brief quiz is available for each lesson to test your understanding of systematics in biology, and you can also contact our instructors with any questions. There are helpful illustrations in each lesson to assist you with grasping the concepts presented. Make the most of the chapter by studying offline by printing the quiz in worksheet form.

Chapter Practice Exam
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