Biology: AS and A Level has been written specifically to meet the requirements of the University of Cambridge International Examinations AS and A Level Biology syllabus (9700). In one volume, this full colour textbook covers both the AS and core A Level syllabus. Endorsed by CIE for use with syllabus (9700), this cost-effective single-volume format includes self-assessment questions, with answers, offering excellent opportunities for independent study. Chapter introductions and summaries provide a basis for structured revision and extensive glossary providing explanations of technical terms.
Table of Contents
Introduction; Part 1: AS Level; 1. Cell structure; 2. Biological molecules; 3. Enzymes; 4. Cell membranes and transport; 5. Genetic control of protein structure and function; 6. Nuclear division; 7. Energy and ecosystems; 8. The mammalian transport system; 9. The mammalian heart; 10. Transport in multicellular plants; 11. Gaseous exchange and exercise; 12. Smoking and disease; 13. Infectious diseases; 14. Immunity; Part 2: A Level; 15. Energy and respiration; 16. Photosynthesis; 17. Meiosis, genetics and gene control; 18. Selection and evolution; 19. Control, coordination and homeostasis; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Appendix 3; Answers to self-assessment questions; Past examination questions and mark schemes; Glossary; Index