By C. J. Clegg
Written especially for college students following the overseas Baccalaureate (IB) degree, Biology for the IB degree is an enormous new textbook masking the most recent syllabus specifications for this experimental technology. Chapters are offered in syllabus order and their content material displays the required insurance of all center themes and thoughts for college students at either normal and better degrees. all through, the approaches of technological know-how and whatever of its background are brought selectively to demonstrate the probabilities and boundaries of technology. * Chapters open with a listing of 'Starting issues' that summarise crucial options. * subject matters and strategies insurance effectively displays the pursuits and motion Verbs during which syllabus evaluate statements are phrased. * fabric for normal point and better point is obviously pointed out. * textual content is written in basic language with keyword phrases easily outlined, and examples are drawn from quite a lot of overseas resources. * major sections specify the syllabus sub-topic being addressed, making hyperlinks among the textual content and syllabus content material self-evident. * photos, electron micrographs and full-colour illustrations supplement the textual content, and illustrate rules and approaches in context. * Self-assessment questions and normal examination questions relief comprehension and familiarise scholars with the syllabus specifications, bettering examination functionality. * hyperlinks to conception of information supply possibilities for cross-curriculum examine. * Extension containers increase details past the middle standards. * encompasses a bankruptcy at the integration of thought with practicals and tasks and their presentation for inner evaluate, written via a visitor writer, Gary Seston, an skilled IB instructor and examiner. * The thesaurus presents a useful reference for college kids.
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You experience this when you stand in a draught after a shower. And since a great deal of heat is lost with the evaporation of a small amount of water, cooling by evaporation of water is economical on water, too. 40 CHEMISTRY OF LIFE Heat energy and freezing The amount of heat energy that must be removed from water to turn it to ice is very great, as is that needed to melt ice. This amount of energy is the latent heat of fusion, and is very high for water. As a result, both the contents of cells and the water in the environment are always slow to freeze in extreme cold.
2 Ice forms on the surface of water The density of ice Most liquids contract on cooling, reaching maximum density at their freezing point. Water is unusual in reaching its maximum density at 4 °C. So as water freezes, the ice formed is less dense than the cold water around it. 2). The floating layer of ice insulates the water below. The consequence is that lakes rarely freeze solid; aquatic life can generally survive a freeze-up. ice forms at surface (because ice is less dense than water) ice acts as an insulator (reducing the chance of water freezing below) Because ice freezes from below, it is difficult to judge its depth.
So, in a very concentrated solution, very many more of the water molecules have restricted movement than in a dilute solution. In pure water, all of the water molecules are free to move about randomly, and do so. When a solution is separated from water (or a more dilute solution) by a membrane permeable to water molecules (such as the plasma membrane), water molecules free to move tend to diffuse, while dissolved molecules and their group of water molecules move very much less, if at all. So there is a net flow of water, from a more dilute solution into a more concentrated solution, across the membrane.