National Science Year 10

National Science Year 10

by Shadwick
$49.95

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9780855836665

Year: 10

Science Press
9780855836665

Written for the AUSTRALIAN Junior Science Syllabus.

  • Master the syllabus content and key exam skills
  • Check your understanding every couple of pages
  • Complete the exercises and exam questions
  • Compare your work with the answers supplied.

Chapter 1 DNA and Genes

  • DNA
  • Mitosis, meiosis and fertilisation
  • Dominant or recessive?
  • Solving problems
  • Mutations
  • DNA, genes and biotechnology
  • Chapter 1 test

Chapter 2 Evolution and Natural Selection

  • Natural selection
  • Biodiversity
  • Selection for survival
  • Evidence for evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Chapter 2 test

Chapter 3 Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table

  • Patterns on the periodic table
  • Atoms and electron shells
  • Extension: Forming chemical bonds
  • Chemical activity of metals
  • Development of the periodic table
  • Chapter 3 test

Chapter 4 Fuels, Metals, Pharmaceuticals

  • Fuels
  • Metals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Chapter 4 test

Chapter 5 Chemical Reactions

  • Types of chemical reactions
  • Writing chemical equations
  • Factors affecting reaction rates
  • Chapter 5 test

Chapter 6 The Beginnings of the Universe

  • The beginning
  • Viewing the universe
  • Chapter 6 test

Chapter 7 Global Systems

  • Human effects on cycles in nature
  • The greenhouse effect
  • Deep ocean currents
  • Chapter 7 test

Chapter 8 Energy Transfer

  • Kinetic and grvaitational potential energy
  • Conservation of energy
  • Inefficiencies in energy transfers
  • Modelling energy transfers

Chapter 9 Describing Motion

  • Distance and speed
  • Displacement and velocity
  • Speed and velocity from graphs
  • Acceleration
  • Chapter 9 test

Chapter 10 Newton's Laws of Motion

  • Newton's laws of motion
  • Newton's first law of motion
  • Newton's second law of motion
  • Newton's third law of motion
  • Chapter 10 test

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