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Mastering Biology

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Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 1-2
  3. Introducing biology and the scientific investigation process

    1. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 3-38
  4. Body Form and Structure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 41-66
  5. Life Support Processes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 69-82
    3. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 83-109
    4. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 110-136
    5. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 137-162
    6. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 163-189
  6. Life Protection Processes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 193-219
    3. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 220-242
  7. Life Continuation Processes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 245-275
    3. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 276-295
    4. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 296-326
    5. O. F. G. Kilgour, P. D. Riley
      Pages 327-338
  8. Interrelationships

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 339-339

About this book

Introduction

Mastering Biology 3rd edition has been fully revised and updated to provide the information required for today's syllabuses. The book provides an interactive element where the readers can focus on the learning objectives, find them easily in each chapter, check their knowledge and understanding by answering the wide-ranging questions and revise their work using the end of chapter summaries. Mastering Biology can be a useful primer for students beginning A Level Biology after studying an integrated course at GCSE. It will also appeal to further education students.

Keywords

biology ecosystem General Certificate of Secondary Education (GSCE) genetics learning nutrition reproduction

About the authors

FRED KILGOUR has been a full time writer for many years with much experience and many books published. He was previously an Examiner and Head of Department and Senior Lecturer in Further Education.

PETER RILEY is a full time writer who has had many science books published for students and teachers. He has had nearly twenty five years teaching experience and was Head of Science of a large comprehensive school for seventeen years.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Mastering Biology
  • Authors O.F.G. Kilgour
    Peter Riley
  • Series Title Macmillan Master Series
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-14068-8
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1999
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-66058-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-14068-8
  • Edition Number 3
  • Number of Pages X, 405
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Life Sciences, general
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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