This highly respected and valued textbook has been the book of choice for Cambridge IGCSE students since its publication. This second edition, complete with CD-ROM, continues to provide comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of the core and extended curriculum topics specified in the Cambridge IGCSE Biology syllabus. The book is supported by a CD-ROM containing extensive revision and exam practice questions, background information and reference material.
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Table of Contents
Cells and tissues The chemicals of living cells Energy from respiration How substances get in and out of cells Photosynthesis and nutrition in plants Examination questions Plant structure and function Transport in plants Reproduction in flowering plants Asexual reproduction and cloning in plants Examination questions Food and diet Digestion, absorption and use of food The blood circulatory system Breathing Excretion and the kidneys The skin, and temperature control Human reproduction The skeleton, muscles and movement The senses Co-ordination Personal health Examination questions Cell division, chromosomes and genes Heredity Variation, selection and evolution Applied genetics Examination questions The interdependence of living organisms The human impact on the environment Conservation Ecosystems Populations Examination questions Classification Micro-organisms Feeding Breathing Reproduction Growth and development Movement and locomotion Sensitivity Examination questions Biotechnology Disease: causes, transmission and control Examination questions Development of biological ideas Observation and experiment Glossary
Cambridge IGCSE Biology by D. G. Mackean
D. G. Mackean
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