Author(s): Ron Pickering
This updated, endorsed revision guide provides everything students need to build their exam confidence, including practice questions and answers as well as revision and assessment advice from an experienced teacher. The clear and concise format will support students as they prepare for theirexams, as well as throughout the year for independent study or homework. Ensuring all students reach their potential, it includes exercises and practice questions that both challenge higher ability students and support lower ability students. Vocabulary-building activities are included to support students whose first language is not English.
Complete Chemistry, Biology and Physics are for students following the Cambridge Assessment International Education updated syllabuses for Cambridge IGCSE. These three books provide clear, well-written course material and a wealth of questions and exercises, including exam-level revision. In addition to this, an accompanying CD-ROM provides interactive questions, mock exam papers with questions from real past papers, and revision checklists to aid learning. With a highly illustrative and colourful design, this engaging recourse is ideal for the international student. * Dr. Kyaw Khine, Head of Science, Nelson International Education Center, Myanmar *
1. Four steps to success in examination ; 2. Sample exam question answers ; 3. Design an experiment ; 4. Dealing with data ; 5. Graphical representation ; 6. The variety of life ; 7. Cells, tissues and organs ; 8. Movement of molecules in and out of cells ; 9. Biological molecules and food tests ; 10. Enzymes control biological processes ; 11. Food and diet in humans ; 12. Digestion and absorption ; 13. Photosynthesis and plant nutrition ; 14. Plant transport ; 15. Transport in animals ; 16. Defence against disease ; 17. Breathing and gaseous exchange ; 18. Respiration and the release of energy ; 19. Excretion and osmoregulation ; 20. The nervous system and coordination ; 21. The eye as a sense organ ; 22. Hormones, the endocrine system and homeostasis ; 23. Sensitivity and movement in plants ; 24. Reproduction ; 25. Reproduction in plants ; 26. Germination and plant growth ; 27. Human reproduction and growth ; 28. DNA and characteristics ; 29. Cell division and the human life cycle ; 30. Patterns of inheritance ; 31. Variation and selection ; 32. Ecology and ecosystems ; 33. The cycling of nutrients ; 34. Useful microbes ; 35. Human impact on the environment ; 36. Farming and food production ; 37. Conservation ; Answers ; Index