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Complete Biology for Cambridge IGCSE® Revision Guide

Comprehensive revision for Cambridge IGCSE Biology

Author Ron Pickering

Suitable for:  Cambridge IGCSE Biology (0610) students aged 14-16

Price:  £17.50

ISBN: 978-0-19-830872-0
Publication date: 29/01/2015
Paperback: 184 pages
Dimensions: 297x210mm

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Written by an experienced teacher, this concise and trusted revision guide has now been updated. It includes everything students of all abilities need to build their exam confidence. Dedicated vocabulary exercises are included to support EAL students.


  • Fully comprehensive - matched to the latest Cambridge syllabus
  • Support assessment confidence with plenty of exam-style practice questions
  • Cement understanding - key ideas are summarised clearly and concisely, with diagrams, tables and illustrations to simplify concepts
  • Check your students' progress throughout the course with regular practice questions
  • Make Biology relevant - practical experiments and examples relate science to everyday life
  • Student Book, Teacher Resource Kit and Oxford Kerboodle Online Practice and Assessment also available

This page was last updated on 17 November 2019 at 04:30 GMT


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Table of Contents

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