About Oxford Revise: AQA GCSE Biology revision guide
Revise, practise and retain everything you need to know to do well in AQA GCSE Biology.
You will cover the complete course, including cell division, diseases, reproduction and variation.
Use the exam-style-question practice to build your confidence for the exam. Hints and tips from a revision expert offer you extra support. Worked examples help you with maths skills and Required Practical skills.
ChapterB1: Cell biology
ChapterB2: Cell transport
ChapterB3: Cell division
ChapterB4: Organisation in animals
ChapterB6: Organisation in plants
ChapterB7: The spread of diseases
ChapterB8: Preventing and treating disease
ChapterB9: Monoclonal antibodies
ChapterB10: Non-communicable diseases
ChapterB13: Nervous system & homeostasis
ChapterB14: Hormonal coordination
ChapterB19: Organising an ecosystem
ChapterB20: Humans and biodiversity
Revise effectively with Oxford Revise
Each chapter has lots of exam-style questions for you to practice. These are designed to build your confidence, consolidate your knowledge and stretch your understanding. Exam tips show you how to interpret questions, what you need to do in your answers, and give you advice on how to get as many marks as possible.
The Oxford Revise approach
Oxford Revise uses a clear three-step method to get you ready for your exams.
Step 1: Knowledge – learn the facts
Everything you need to know in each chapter is summarised in an easy-to-follow Knowledge Organiser.
Step 2: Retrieval – check you’ve retained the knowledge
Quick-fire recall questions and answers make sure you have learned the knowledge you will need for your exams.
Step 3: Practice – complete questions in the style of the final exams
Practice applying your knowledge and skills with plenty of exam-style questions, featuring hints and tips from revision and subject experts.
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Really good revision book
Really good revision book that is well laid-out, has concise summaries of each topic and a good range of practice questions. It seems to cover the entire syllabus, which is always important! Useful.
Absolute game changer!
Science Teacher, UK