Evert, Raven Biology of Plants, 8e

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LaunchPad contains resources for you and your students. In this tutorial, we'll take a detailed look at both types separately. Let's begin with student resources. Click the following link to go to the landing page of LaunchPad for Raven Biology of Plants.


What resources are available for my students? 

From your LaunchPad home page, click Resources, then Content by Type. You'll see a list of all the resources available to your students. We'll now take a closer look at each.


 

Answers to Chapter Questions

Instructors are provided with solutions to all of the end of chapter questions.


 

e-Book

LaunchPad’s e-Book offers the complete textbook, plus easy customization and personalization for students and instructors. Students can search and highlight, making it easier to access key content and organize studying. Teachers can customize and rearrange chapters, add and share notes and discussions, and link to quizzes, activities, and other resources.


 

Flashcards

To make sure students understand the language of the course, virtual flashcards are available for key terms in each chapter.


 

Fundamentals of Chemistry

Students are provided with a PDF on the fundamentals of chemistry to review topics such as atoms, ions, chemical bonds, reactions, and chemical properties.


 

Hardy-Weinberg Equation

Students are provided with a PDF reviewing the Hardy-Weinberg equation to determine genotypic and allelic frequencies.


 

Interactive Exercises

These interactive exercises test student understanding of key diagrams, as they match labels to the diagrams with instant feedback.


 

Plant and People Essays

Written by Richard Robinson, Science Writer, these fifteen essays explore the main topics of selected chapters in further detail.


 

Summative Quizzes

We offer multiple choice questions for each chapter that cover concepts from the text and correct student misunderstandings.


 

Videos and Animations

A wide-ranging collection of video segments and animations that helps demonstrate the complex biology of life.


 

What resources are available for instructors?

From the same screen where you've been viewing student resources, you can scroll down to see those available to instructors. Let's now take a closer look at each.


 

Computerized Diploma Test Bank

The test bank offers answers to chapter tests that places solutions in one ZIP file for instructors and includes what section of the chapter the solution can be found and downloadable based on computer type.


 

Test Bank

The test bank offers answers to chapter tests that places solutions in one convenient place for instructors and includes what section of the chapter the solution can be found.


 

Textbook Images (JPEG)

Every figure and table from the textbook (including all photos and all unnumbered figures) is provided in JPEG format, in multiple versions, including complete, unlabeled, and stepped.


 

Textbook Image Slides

All images from the text are provided in PowerPoint format for use in class or for enhancing an existing presentation.


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