National Science Year 8

National Science Year 8

by Shadwick
$49.95

SKU:
9780855836641

Year: 8

Science Press
9780855836641

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.

Contents:

Chapter 1 Living Cells

  • Plant, animal and funal cells
  • Structures within cells
  • Examining cells
  • Single-celled organisms
  • Cell division
  • Chapter 1 test

Chapter 2 Organ Systems

  • Organs and systems
  • More organs and systems
  • Specialised cells and tissues
  • Comparative anatomy
  • Asexual and sexual reproduction
  • Comparing reproductive systems
  • Chapter 2 test

Chapter 3 Some Body Systems in Detail

  • The circulatory system
  • The respiratory system
  • The digestive system
  • The excretory system
  • The skeletal system
  • Technology and organs
  • Comparing systems in different organisms
  • Chapter 3 test

Chapter 4 Particles in Matter

  • Particles in solids, liquids and gases
  • Temperature and particle motion
  • Chapter 4 test

Chapter 5 Elements and Compounds

  • Particles in elements and compounds
  • Symbols and formulas
  • The periodic table of elements
  • Chapter 5 test

Chapter 6 Physical and Chemical Changes

  • Physical and chemical changes
  • Investigatin simple reactions
  • Chemical properties affect use
  • chapter 6 test

Chapter 7 Rocks and Minerals

  • Formation of rocks
  • Identifying rocks
  • Chapter 7 test

Chapter 8 More Rocks and Minerals

  • Minerals in rocks
  • Forces making rocks and minerals
  • Rocks and minerals as resources
  • Chapter 8 test

Chapter 9 Forms of Energy

  • Different forms of energy
  • Kinetic energy
  • Potential energy
  • Energy changes
  • Energy flow diagrams
  • Energy efficiency and consumption
  • Chapter 9 test

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