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Advanced Biology

For all mainstream AS and A Level specifications

Michael Kent

Suitable for:  Students of A Level Biology

Price:  £52.00

ISBN: 978-0-19-839290-3
Publication date: 01/08/2013
Paperback: 632 pages
Dimensions: 297x210mm

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Written by an experienced author and teacher for students of all abilities, Advanced Biology will spark interest and motivate your A-Level students. Questions give opportunities to practise recall and analytical skills, and 'Fact of Life' boxes highlight thought-provoking aspects of biology. There are full colour illustrations throughout.


  • provides comprehensive course coverage for all major AS and A Level specifications
  • offers a wide range of practice questions on each topic and at the end of each chapter to test understanding and reinforce knowledge
  • is an excellent resource for revision and exam preparation
  • draws from original research papers and topical issues in the media to inject fresh interest and relevance to traditional ideas
  • presents content in an accessible double-page-spread format so that you can see the scope of a topic at a glance
  • lists learning objectives so that you can understand what's expected of you in a particular topic

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  • "Best A Level Biology book out there. I know it will help throughout my A Level." - 5* Amazon reviewer
  • "An outstanding A Level guide for Biology...Michael Kent makes this a student-friendly book." - 5* Amazon reviewer
  • "This is an attractive, elegant book, well-illustrated with careful diagrams." - TES (Review of the 1st Edition)
  • "Excellent presentation, clear diagrams. Good summary and exam question section at the end of each chapter. Thank you for including the answers at the end of the book." - Dr G P Bevercombe, Mid-Cheshire College (Review of the 1st Edition)
  • "This is the core text book used by my college and offers solid, if not exhaustive, support to my A level biology studies". - Amazon teacher review, Nov 2013
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