Maths from Scratch for Biologists , a highly instructive, informal text that explains step by step how and why you need to tackle maths within the biological sciences.
An accessible, jargon–busting approach to help readers master basic mathematical, statistical and data handling techniques in biology.
Numerous end of chapter problems to reinforce key concepts, and encourage students to test their newly acquired skills through practise.
A handy, time saving glossary.
A supplementary website with numerous problems and self–test exercises.
Essential reading for all students within the biological sciences, taking core skills and numeracy courses, and an invaluable reference for those working within academia and industry.
Units and Conversions.
Molarities and Dilutions.
Areas and Volumes.
Exponents and Logs.
Introduction to Statistics.
Correlation and Regression.
Appendix 1: Answers to Problems.
Appendix 2: Software for Biologists.
Appendix 3: Statistical Formulae and Tables.
Appendix 4: Glossary.