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  • Chapter Summaries
  • Interactive Glossary
  • Interactive Flashcards
  • Crossword Puzzles
  • Study Quizzes
  • Research and Reference Links
  • Part VI (Chapters 25-27)
  • Interactive Animations
  • Appendix C
  • Appendix D

Welcome to the Companion Website dedicated to the text, Fundamentals of Microbiology, Tenth Edition.

This Website is designed to:

  • Provide you with study aids to prepare for your class.
  • Help you master the material in the text.
  • Expand the scope of the textbook.
  • Grant you access to up-to-date information.

Student Resources

Chapter Summaries
Chapter Summaries provide you with an organizational guide to the topics and ideas presented in each chapter of the text.

Interactive Glossary
Use this Interactive Glossary to search for key terms in the text in three ways: by term, by letter, or by chapter.

Interactive Flashcards
These Flashcards will guide you through the key definitions vital to your understanding of important topics.

Interactive Crossword Puzzles
These Crossword Puzzles will help you review important concepts and terms from your textbook. Students, fill in the crossword puzzle based on material you've studied in each chapter.

Study Quizzes
The Study Quizzes test your knowledge of the important concepts in each chapter.

Research and Reference Links
The following are a list of Research and Reference Links, organized by chapter. These links can be used to research additional information on selected topics discussed in your textbook.

Interactive Animations
These Interactive Microbiology Animations bring fascinating microbiology phenomena to life with a collection of vivid, full color, interactive exercises.

Appendix C
The answers to all concept and reasoning , end-of-chapter, and figure questions.

Appendix D
The answers to all Chapter Challenge, Investigating the Microbial World, Microbial Inquiry, and Textbook Case questions.