Combined (Trilogy) Science Revision and Preparation

Combined Science

 

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

Paper 1

 

Cell Biology

(Link to Knowledge Organiser)

  • Cell structure

  • Cell differentiation

  • Microscopy

  • Cell division

  • Stem cells & cancer

  • Transport in cells - diffusion, osmosis and active transport

 

Organisation

  • Animal tissues, organs and organ systems

  • Digestive system

Knowledge Organiser

  • Enzymes

Knowledge Organiser

  • Circulatory system

Knowledge Organiser

  • Heart diseases

Knowledge Organiser

  • Plant tissues, organs and systems

Knowledge Organiser

 

Infection and Response

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Communicable diseases

  • Viral diseases

  • Bacterial diseases

  • Fungal diseases

  • Protist diseases

  • Human defence system

  • Vaccination

  • Antibiotics & painkillers

  • Drugs

 

Bioenergetics

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Photosynthesis

  • Respiration

  • Metabolism

Paper 1

 

Atomic structure and the periodic table

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Atoms, elements, compounds & mixtures

  • Development of model of the atom

  • Periodic table and its development

  • Metals, non-metals, group 1, group 0 and group 7

  • Trends in the periodic table 

 

Bonding, structure, properties and matter

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Ionic, covalent and metallic bonds

  • Ionic structures

  • Simple & giant covalent structures

  • Fullerenes & nanotubes

  • Giant metallic structures & alloys

  • Polymers

  • States of matter

 

Quantitative chemistry

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Conservation of mass

  • Measurements & uncertainty

  • Amount of substances (moles & reacting masses)

 

Chemical changes

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Reactivity: oxidation of metals, redox, half equations

  • Neutralisation reactions of acids & making salts

  • Electrolysis

 

Energy changes

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Reaction profiles

  • Exothermic & endothermic reactions

  • Bond energy calculations

Paper 1

 

Energy

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Energy stores & systems

  • Changes in energy calculations

  • Efficiency

  • National & global energy resources

 

Electricity

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Current, potential difference & resistance

  • Resistors

  • Series & parallel circuits

 

Home Electricity

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Domestic use of electricity

  • Power

  • National grid

 

Particle model

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Changes of state

  • Internal energy

Knowledge organiser

  • Particle model & pressure

 

Radioactivity

Link to Knowledge Organiser

  • Atomic structure & development of model of the atom

  • Isotopes

  • Radiation

  • Nuclear equations

  • Half life

  • Hazards of radioactive emissions

Paper 2

 

Homeostasis and response 

(Link to Knowledge Organiser)

  • The nervous system The human endocrine system - 

  • Hormones in human reproduction 



 

Inheritance, variation and evolution

  • Reproduction

(Knowledge Organiser)

 
  • The genome and gene expression 

  • Genetic inheritance 

(Knowledge Organiser)

 
  • Variation

(Knowledge Organiser)

 
  • Evolution

  • Classification of living organisms

(Knowledge Organiser)

 

Ecology 

  • Adaptations, interdependence and competition

  • Organisation of an ecosystem

            (Knowledge Organiser)

  • Biodiversity and the effect of human interaction on ecosystems

(Knowledge Organiser)

Paper 2

 

The rate and extent of chemical change

(Link to Knowledge Organiser)

  • Rates of reaction

  • Reversible reactions



 

Organic chemistry

(Link to Knowledge Organiser - do not revise Chemistry only content)

  • Crude oil, hydrocarbons and alkanes

 

Chemical analysis

(Link to Knowledge Organiser - do not revise Chemistry only content)

  • Analysing and identifying substances 

 

Chemistry of the atmosphere

(Link to Knowledge Organiser)

  • Developing the atmosphere

  • Polluting the atmosphere

 

Using resources

(Link to Knowledge Organiser)

  • Sustainable development 

  • Water 

  • Ways of reducing the use of resources 

Paper 2

 

Forces

(Link to Knowledge Organiser 1 - do not revise Physics only content)

(Link to Knowledge Organiser 2 - do not revise Physics only content)

  • Scalar and vector quantities 

  • Contact and non-contact forces

  • Gravity

  • Forces and elasticity 

  • Describing motion

  • Forces, acceleration and Newton's laws

  • Momentum 

 

Waves

  • Properties of waves 

  • Transverse and longitudinal waves

  • Reflection and refraction (Higher Tier only)

            (Knowledge Organiser)

 
  • Electromagnetic spectrum

  • Infrared radiation absorption and radiation by a surface

(Knowledge Organiser - do not revise Physics Only content)

 

Magnetism and electromagnetism

(Link to Knowledge Organiser - do not revise Physics Only content)

  • Magnetic fields

  • Electromagnets

Key Revision Techniques:

Brain Dumps

Mind Maps

Flash Cards

Using past papers

Key Revision Techniques:

Brain Dumps

Mind Maps

Flash Cards

Using past papers

Key Revision Techniques:

Brain Dumps

Mind Maps

Flash Cards

Using past papers

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