by Eric Rabitoy

Use the following chapter notes to aid in your comprehension of the assigned chapters in the Lewis textbook. Unless otherwise specified, the figures included in these web pages refer to figures in the Lewis textbook.

Chapter 1 - What is Life

Chapter 2 - The Chemistry of Life

Chapter 3 - The Cell

Chapter 4 - The Cell Membrane, Cytoskeleton, and Cell-Cell Interactions

Chapter 5 - The Energy of Life

Chapter 6 - Photosynthesis

Chapter 7 - How Cells Release Energy

Chapter 8 - The Cell Cycle

Chapter 9 - Meiosis

Chapter 10 - How Inherited Traits are Transmitted

Chapter 11 - Chromosomes

Chapter 12 - DNA Structure and Replication

Chapter 13 - Gene Function

Chapter 14 - The Evolution of Evolutionary Thought

Chapter 15 - The Forces of Evolutionary Change Microevolution

Chapter 17 - Evidence for Evolution

Chapter 39 - The Immune System

Chapter 40 - Human Reproduction and Development

Chapter 43 - Communities and Ecosystems

Chapter 45 - Environmental Challenges