Pearson Biology 11 New South Wales Student Book with Reader+ : 9781488619250

Pearson Biology 11 New South Wales Student Book with Reader+

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Edition
 
1st
ISBN
 
9781488619250
ISBN 10
 
1488619255
Published
 
04/12/2017
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
Pages
 
632
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Description
Introducing the Pearson Biology 11 for New South Wales Student Book. Fully aligned to the Stage 6 Senior Science Syllabuses.

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Table of contents
  • CHAPTER 1 WORKING SCIENTIFICALLY
  • 1.1 Questioning and predicting
  • 1.2 Planning investigations
  • 1.3 Conducting investigations
  • 1.4 Processing data and information
  • 1.5 Analysing data and information
  • 1.6 Problem solving
  • 1.7 Communicating
  • CHAPTER 2 CELL STRUCTURE
  • 2.1 Cell types
  • 2.2 Cell organelles
  • 2.3 Cell membranes
  • 2.4 Investigating cells
  • CHAPTER 3 CELL FUNCTION
  • 3.1 Movement of materials in and out of cells
  • 3.2 Cell requirements
  • 3.3 Biochemical processes in cells
  • 3.4 Enzyme activity in cells
  • CHAPTER 4 ORGANISATION OF CELLS
  • 4.1 Cellular arrangements of organisms
  • 4.2 Levels of organisation in multicellular organisms
  • 4.3 Cell differentiation and specialisation
  • CHAPTER 5 NUTRIENT AND GAS REQUIREMENTS
  • 5.1 Autotroph and heterotroph requirements
  • 5.2 Autotroph nutrient and gas exchange systems
  • 5.3 Obtaining nutrients: heterotroph digestive systems
  • 5.4 Gas exchange: heterotroph respiratory systems
  • CHAPTER 6 TRANSPORT
  • 6.1 Transport systems in plants
  • 6.2 Transport systems in animals
  • CHAPTER 7 EFFECTS OF THE ENVIRONMENT ON ORGANISMS
  • 7.1 Selection pressures: abiotic factors
  • 7.2 Selection pressures: biotic factors
  • 7.3 Population changes
  • CHAPTER 8 ADAPTATIONS
  • 8.1 Structural adaptations
  • 8.2 Physiological adaptations
  • 8.3 Behavioural adaptations
  • 8.4 Natural selection and adaptation
  • CHAPTER 9 THE THEORY OF EVOLUTION
  • 9.1 The Evolution of life on Earth
  • 9.2 Evolutionary changes and speciation
  • 9.3 Darwin/Wallace theory of evolution by natural selection
  • CHAPTER 10 EVOLUTION - THE EVIDENCE
  • 10.1 Evidence for evolution by natural selection
  • 10.2 Recent evolutionary changes
  • CHAPTER 11 POPULATION DYNAMICS
  • 11.1 Relationships between biotic and abiotic factors in an ecosystem
  • 11.2 Ecological niches
  • 11.3 Measuring population dynamics
  • 11.4 Extinction
  • CHAPTER 12 PAST ECOSYSTEMS
  • 12.1 Ecosystem changes over time
  • 12.2 Evolution of organisms
  • 12.3 Causes of changes in ecosystems
  • CHAPTER 13 FUTURE ECOSYSTEMS
  • 13.1 Human induced changes leading to extinctions
  • 13.2 Predicting impacts on biodiversity
  • 13.3 Managing and conserving biodiversity
Features & benefits
  • High quality, current content that supports learners.
  • Developed by highly experienced and expert author teams.
  • Each Student Book comes with Reader+, the next generation eBook.
  • Module openings link to the broader outcomes from the Stage 6 Syllabus.
  • Chapter openings link the Stage 6 Syllabus to the chapter content.
  • Biology Inquiry activities. Inquiry based activities that allow students to engage with key concepts through a simple activity. Students discover the science before they learn about it.
  • Biology in Action sections places biology in context. They refer to the nature and practice of biology, applications of biology and the historic development of biological concepts and ideas.
  • BioFiles scattered throughout include interesting facts and real world examples
  • Worked Examples scaffold problems and guide students through solving them. Each worked example is followed by a Try Yourself. This allows students to immediately test their understanding.
  • Skill builders step students through key scientific and mathematical skills that are essential for learning.
  • Additional content goes beyond the core content of the Syllabus. This content is intended for students who wish to expand their depth of understanding
  • Section review includes a summary to assist students consolidate key points and concepts. Each section finishes with questions to test students’ understanding and ability to recall the section’s key concepts.
  • The NSW Stage 6 Syllabus Learning across the curriculum and General capabilities content are addressed throughout the series and are identified using the following icons.
  • Module review. Each module finishes with a comprehensive set of exam style questions, including multiple choice and extended response. These assist students in drawing together their knowledge and understanding and applying it.
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  • Teacher resources include editable syllabus grids, scope and sequence charts, and fully worked solutions.
Supplement URL
Visit the Pearson Biology, Chemistry and Physics NSW site for access to sample pages and request an inspection copy.
Sample Pages