Biology for NEET, Volume 1
Abhimanyu Kumar Jha, Runjhun Mathur, Meenakshi Jha
216 x 280 mm
Year of Publishing
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Universities Press

This book aims to prepare medical aspirants for the NEET Biology examination.
Volume 1 explores the topics studied in Class 11. It provides in-depth coverage of the NEET syllabus and uses a target-oriented approach, with greater emphasis on the basics and gradual progression to advanced topics. It works towards maximizing students' knowledge of the subject while also enhancing their problem-solving and time management abilities.

Salient features:

  • Complete coverage of all topics as per the NEET syllabus
  • Content presented as bullet points, making it more reader-friendly
  • Over 5250 exercise questions (with answers) categorized based on difficulty level
  • Over 2250 questions (with answers) from previous years' NEET papers
  • Tips and tricks to help students remember and recall important concepts
  • Android app with daily practice problems, additional chapter-wise exercises, mock tests and previous years' solved NEET Biology question papers

Abhimanyu Kumar Jha is Professor and Head of the Department of Biotechnology at the School of Engineering and Technology, Sharda University, Greater Noida, India.

Runjhun Mathur is a Research Scholar at Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow, India.

Meenakshi Jha is a Research Scholar at Amity University, Raipur, India.

About the Authors
Chapter 1: The Living World
What is “Living”? | Biodiversity | Need for Classification | Tools for the Study of Taxonomy
Chapter 2: Biological Classification
Introduction | Types of Classification Systems | Kingdom Monera | Kingdom Protista | Kingdom Fungi | Kingdom Plantae | Kingdom Animalia | Viruses, Viroids and Lichens | Prions
Chapter 3: Plant Kingdom
Introduction | Classification of the Plant Kingdom
Chapter 4: Animal Kingdom
Introduction | Basis of Classification | Phylum Porifera | Phylum Coelenterata | Phylum Ctenophora | Phylum Platyhelminthes | Phylum Aschelminthes | Phylum Annelida | Phylum Arthropoda | Phylum Mollusca | Phylum Echinodermata | Phylum Hemichordata | Phylum Chordata
Chapter 5: Morphology of Flowering Plants
Introduction | The Root | The Stem | The Leaf | The Flower | The Fruit | The Seed | Floral Formula | Semi-Technical Description of A Typical Flowering Plant in Some Important Families
Chapter 6: Anatomy of Flowering Plants
Introduction | Plant Tissues | The Tissue System | Anatomy of Dicotyledonous and Monocotyledonous Plants | Secondary Growth
Chapter 7: Structural Organization in Animals
Introduction | Tissues | Cockroach
Chapter 8: Cell: The Unit of Life
Introduction | Cell Theory | Overview of Cells | Types of Cells
Chapter 9: Biomolecules
Introduction | Primary and Secondary Metabolites | Micromolecules | Elements | Biological Compounds | Dynamic State of Body Constituents – Concept of Metabolism
Chapter 10: Cell Cycle and Cell Division
Introduction | Cell Cycle | Regulation of the Cell Cycle
Chapter 11: Transport in Plants
Introduction | Means of Transport | Plant–Water Relations | Long Distance Transport of Water | Transpiration | Uptake and Transport of Mineral Nutrients | Ascent of Sap
Chapter 12: Mineral Nutrition
Introduction | Hydroponics | Criteria for Essentiality of Nutrients | Categorization of Elements | Role of Macro and Micronutrients | Deficiency Symptoms of Essential Elements | Toxicity of Micronutrients | Major Role of Nutrients | Mechanism of Absorption of Elements | Metabolism of Nitrogen | Synthesis of Amino Acids
Chapter 13: Photosynthesis in Higher Plants
Introduction | Chloroplast Pigments | Structure of Mesophyll Cells | Types of Photosynthetic Reactions | Electron Transport | Chemiosmotic Hypothesis | Biosynthetic Phase | Photorespiration or the C2 Cycle | Factors Affecting Photosynthesis
Chapter 14: Respiration in Plants
Introduction: What is Plant Respiration? | Do Plants Breathe? | Types of Respiration | Glycolysis | Fermentation | Aerobic Respiration | The Respiration Balance Sheet | The Amphibolic Pathway | Respiratory Quotient | Factors Affecting Respiration in Plants | Significance of Respiration
Chapter 15: Plant Growth and Development
Introduction | Phases of Growth | Characteristics of Growth | Rate and Phases of Growth | Plant Growth Regulators | Photoperiodism | Vernalization
Chapter 16: Digestion and Absorption
Introduction | Digestive System of Humans | Digestive Glands | Digestion of Food | Absorption of Digested Products | Hormones | Vitamins | Digestive Disorders | Control of the Digestive System
Chapter 17: Breathing and Exchange of Gases
Introduction | Human Respiratory System | Steps in Respiration | Mechanism of Breathing | Respiratory Volume and Capacity | Exchange of Gases | Transport of Gases | Regulation of Respiration | Disorders of the Respiratory System
Chapter 18: Body Fluids and Circulation
Introduction | Blood | Lymph | Circulatory Pathways | The Heart | Electrocardiogram | Double Circulation | Disorders of the Circulatory System
Chapter 19: Excretory Products and their Elimination
Introduction | Excretory Organs | Nitrogenous Products in Organisms | The Human Excretory System | Urea Formation | Micturition | Disorders of the Excretory System | Artificial Kidneys
Chapter 20: Locomotion and Movement
Introduction | Types of Movement | Types of Muscles | Skeleton | Movement of Cilia | Structure of the Contractile Proteins / Muscle Contraction | Disorders of the Muscular and Skeletal Systems
Chapter 21: Neural Control and Coordination
Introduction | Parts of the Nervous System | Central Nervous System | Peripheral Nervous System | Human Sense Organs
Chapter 22: Chemical Coordination and Integration
Introduction | Properties of Hormones | Hypothalamus | Pituitary Gland | Pineal Gland | Thymus Gland | Pancreas | Thyroid Glands | Parathyroid Glands | Adrenal Glands | Gonadal Hormones | Hormones of the Kidneys

Class 11 Questions and Solutions from Previous Years' NEET Biology Question Papers
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