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    Author(s)Himanshu Agarwal
    PublisherWiley
    Edition2019
    ISBN9788126573165
    Pages1156
    BindingPaperback
    LanguageEnglish
    Publish YearJuly 2018

    Description

    Wiley Wiley's Objective Biology for NEET, 2019ed by Himanshu Agarwal

    The Objective Biology for NEET is an endeavour to prepare the students for NEET (AIPMT) and other medical entrance examinations. Revision at a Glance, an exquisite feature has been incorporated to enhance the quick-learning. Enormous number of Practice Problems based on latest NEET pattern has been extensively developed from NCERT Biology books of Class 11 and 12. The designing of questions are strictly in accordance with the topic that aids students approaching the problems of the topic under study. Apart from the Answer Key, the distinctive feature, Hints and Explanations of tricky conceptual questions have also been given to simplify the learning. In the beginning, Directions to Use the Book is inked to hand down some advice to medical aspirants. In the end of the book, Previous Years’ Papers (2008–2016) along with answer key and detailed Analysis Chart are available.

    About the Author

    Mr. Himanshu Agarwal has done his post-graduation in Biotechnology from HNB, Garhwal University, Srinagar (Uttaranchal). He has his degree in education from Rajasthan University, Jaipur. He has cleared his CSIR-NET (JRF), GRE, TOEFL and GATE examinations. During the course of studies, he did his projects with top scientific institutes of India like IVRI (Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, UP), TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute, New Delhi) and JNU (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi). He started his career from a Post-graduate degree college at Dehradun, where he taught undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 The Living World

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Characteristics of Living Organisms

    Diversity in the Living World and Species Concept

    Nomenclature

    Taxonomy and Systematics

    Taxonomic Aids

     

    Chapter 2 Biological Classification

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Kingdom Systems of Classification

    Kingdom Monera (Archaebacteria and Eubacteria)

    Kingdom Protista

    Kingdom Fungi

    Viruses, Viriods and Lichens

     

    Chapter 3 Plant Kingdom

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Classification Systems

    Algae

    Bryophytes

    Pteridophytes

    Gymnosperms

    Angiosperms, Plant Life Cycles and Alternation of Generations

     

    Chapter 4  Animal Kingdom

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Basis of Classification, Levels of Organisation and Symmetry, Coelom,

    Segmentation and Notochord

    Phylum Protozoa

    Phylum Porifera

    Phylum Coelenterata (Cnidaria) and Phylum Ctenophora

    Phylum Platyhelminthes, Phylum Aschelminthes and Phylum Annelida

    Phylum Arthropoda

    Phylum Mollusca

    Phylum Echinodermata and Phylum Hemichordata

    Phylum Chordata

     

    Chapter 5 Morphology of Flowering Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    The Root

    The Stem

    The Leaf

    The Inflorescence

    The Flower

    The Fruit

    The Seed

    Description of Important Families

     

    Chapter 6 Anatomy of Flowering Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Meristematic and Permanent Tissues

    Epidermal Tissue System, Ground Tissue System and Vascular Tissue System

    Anatomy of Root

    Anatomy of Stem

    Anatomy of Leaf

    FM.indd  // :: PM

    Contents xiii

    Secondary Growth and Types of Wood

     

    Chapter 7 Structural Organisation in Animals

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Animal Tissues

    Earthworm

    Cockroach

    Frog

     

    Chapter 8 Cell: The Unit of Life

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    An Overview of Cell

    Prokaryotic Cells

    Eukaryotic Cells

     

    Chapter 9 Biomolecules

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Analysis of Chemical Composition, Primary and Secondary Metabolites,

    Bio-Macromolecules

    Proteins and Structure of Proteins

    Polysaccharides

    Lipids

    Nucleic Acids

    Nature of Bonds Linking Monomers in a Polymer

    Dynamic State of Body Constituents; Concept of Metabolism;

    Metabolic Basis of Living; Living State

    Enzymes and Co-Factors

     

    Chapter 10 Cell Cycle and Cell Division

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Cell Cycle

    Mitosis

    Meiosis

     

    Chapter 11 Transport in Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Means of Transport; Diffusion, Facilitated Diffusion; Active Transport and Transport Processes

    Plant-Water Relations; Water Potential; Osmosis; Plasmolysis and Imbibition

    Long Distance Transport of Water; Translocation;

    Mechanism of Water

    Absorption; Root Pressure

    Transpiration

    Guttation and Bleeding

    Uptake and Transport of Mineral Nutrients;

    Phloem Transport; Mass Flow Hypothesis

     

    Chapter 12 Mineral Nutrition

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Hydroponics, Essential Elements; Criteria for Essentiality

    Role of Macro-Nutrients and Micro-Nutrients

    Deficiency Symptoms of Essential Elements; Toxicity of Minerals

    Mechanism of Mineral Absorption; Soil as a Reservoir of Essential Elements

    Metabolism of Nitrogen

     

    Chapter 13 Photosynthesis in Higher Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Experiments on Photosynthesis; History of Photosynthesis

    Site of Photosynthesis; Photosynthetic Pigments

    Mechanism of Photosynthesis; Light Reactions and Dark Reactions

    C Pathway, CAM Pathway and Photorespiration

    Factors Affecting Photosynthesis

     

    Chapter 14 Respiration in Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Respiratory Substrates

    Mechanism of Respiration

    Anaerobic Respiration and Fermentation

    Amphibolic Pathway and Respiration Quotient (RQ)

     

    Chapter 15 Plant Growth and Development

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Growth, Characters; Measurement; Phases of Growth; Growth Rate;

    Conditions of Growth; Differentiation; Development; Heterophylly and Plasticity

    Plant Growth Regulators

    Photoperiodism, Phytochromes and Plasticity

     

    Chapter 16 Digestion and Absorption

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Digestive System

    Food, Diet, Composition, Vitamins

    Digestion of Food

    Absorption of Digested Products

    Disorders of Digestive System

     

    Chapter 17 Breathing and Exchange of Gases

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Respiratory Organs; Respiration in Lower Organisms

    Human Respiratory Organs and Respiratory System

    Mechanism of Breathing

    Respiratory Volume; Respiratory Capacities

    Exchange of Gases; Transport of Gases (O and CO)

    Regulation of Respiration; Disorders of Respiratory System

     

    Chapter 18 Body Fluids and Circulation

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Blood and Lymph

    Circulatory Pathways

    Human Circulatory System and Cardiac Cycle

    ECG and Regulation of Cardiac Activity

    Disorders of the Circulatory System

     

    Chapter 19 Excretory Products and Their Elimination

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Excretion in Animals: Forms of Excretion

    Human Excretory System; Mechanism; Urine Formation

    Regulation of Kidney Function, Micturition,

    Role of Other Organs in Excretion

    Disorders of Excretory System

     

    Chapter 20 Locomotion and Movement

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Introduction; Types of Movements

    Muscle; Structure of Contractile Protein; Mechanism of Muscle Contraction

    Skeletal System

    Joints

    Disorders of Muscular and Skeletal System

     

    Chapter 21 Neural Control and Coordination

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Human Neural System; Neuron

    Generation and Conduction of Nerve Impulses; Transmission of Nerve Impulses

    Central Neural System; Fore Brain; Mid-Brain; Hind-Brain

    Reflex Action and Reflex Arc; Sensory Reception and Processing

    Eye; Mechanism of Vision

    Ear; Mechanism of Hearing

     

    Chapter 22 Chemical Coordination and Integration

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Human Endocrine System

    Hormones of Heart, Kidney and Gastrointestinal Tract

    Mechanism of Hormone Action

    Disorders Associated with Glands

     

    Chapter 23 Reproduction in Organisms

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Asexual Reproduction

    Sexual Reproduction

     

    Chapter 24 Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Male Reproductive System

    Female Reproductive System

    Pollination

    Fertilisation

    Embryogenesis

    Seed and Fruit

    Apomixis and Polyembryony

     

    Chapter 25 Human Reproduction

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Male Reproductive System

    Female Reproductive System

    Gametogenesis

    Menstrual Cycle

    Fertilisation and Implantation

    Pregnancy and Embryonic Development

    Parturition and Lactation

     

    Chapter 26 Reproductive Health

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Problems and Strategies; Population Explosion

    Birth Control

    Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP)

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

    Infertility

     

    Chapter 27 Principles of Inheritance and Variation

    Revision at a Glance

    MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS

    Pre-Mendelism

    Mendelism

    Post-Mendelism

    Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance

    Experimental Genetics: Crossing Over, Linkage and Recombination

    Sex Determination

    Mutations

    Pedigree Analysis

    Mendelian Disorders (Due to Gene Mutations)

    Chromosomal Disorders

     

    Chapter 28 Molecular Basis of Inheritance

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    DNA

    RNA

    DNA Replication

    Transcription

    Genetic Code

    Translation

    Mutations

    Regulation of Gene Expression

    Human Genome Project

    DNA Fingerprinting

     

    Chapter 29 Evolution

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Origin of Life; Theories

    Evidences for Evolution; Adaptive Radiation

    Biological Evolution; Mechanism of Evolution

    Hardy–Weinberg Principle; Gene Frequency; Genetic Drift

    Brief Account of Evolution

    Origin and Evolution of Man

     

    Chapter 30 Human Health and Disease

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Common Diseases in Humans

    Immunity

    AIDS and Cancer

    Drugs, Addiction and Alcohol Abuse

     

    Chapter 31 Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Animal Husbandry and Animal Breeding

    Plant Breeding

    SCP and Plant Tissue Culture

     

    Chapter 32 Microbes in Human Welfare

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Microbes in Household Products

    Microbes in Industrial Products (Fermented Beverages, Antibiotics, Chemicals,

    Enzymes and Other Bioactive Molecules)

    Microbes in Sewage Treatment and Production of Biogas

    Microbes as Biocontrol Agents

    Microbes as Biofertilisers

     

    Chapter 33 Biotechnology: Principles and Processes

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Principles of Biotechnology

    Tools of Recombinant DNA Technology

    Processes of Recombinant DNA Technology

     

    Chapter 34 Biotechnology and Its Applications

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Biotechnological Applications in Agriculture

    Biotechnological Applications in Medicines

    Transgenic Animals

    Ethical Issues

     

    Chapter 35 Organisms and Populations

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Organisms and Its Environment; Major Abiotic Factors

    Responses to Abiotic Factors; Adaptations

    Population Attributes; Population Growth

    Population Interactions

     

    Chapter 36 Ecosystem

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Ecosystem – Structure and Function; Productivity and Decomposition

    Energy Flow and Ecological Pyramids

    Ecological Succession

    Nutrient Cycling; Ecosystem Services

     

    Chapter 37 Biodiversity and Conservation

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Biodiversity: Types and Patterns

    Loss of Biodiversity

    Conservation of Biodiversity

     

    Chapter 38 Environmental Issues

    Revision at a Glance

    Multiple Choice Questions

    Air Pollution and its Control

    Water Pollution and its Control

    Solid Wastes; Agro-Chemicals and Their Effects; Radioactive Wastes

    Green House Effect and Global Warming; Ozone Depletion

    Degradation by Improper Resource Utilization

    and Maintenance; Deforestation

     

    Miscellaneous

    Answer Key

    Hints And Explanations

     

    Previous Years’ Papers (2008–2016)

    AIPMT 2008

    AIPMT 2009

    AIPMT 2010 (Prelims)

    AIPMT 2010 (Mains)

    AIPMT 2011 (Prelims)

    AIPMT 2011 (Mains)

    AIPMT 2012 (Prelims)

    AIPMT 2012 (Mains)

    NEET 2013

    AIPMT 2014

    AIPMT 2015

    RE-AIPMT 2015

    NEET I 2016

    NEET II 2016

     

    Analysis Chart of NEET (AIPMT) Papers

     

    Mock Test

    Mock Test 1

    Mock Test 2

    Mock Test 3

    Mock Test 4

    Mock Test 5

    Mock Test 6

    Mock Test 7

     

    Mock Test Answer Key

    OMR Answer Sheets