KS5 Yr13 Mock Examination 1

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Topic 5&6 Mock Exam

The mock exam is assessed by means of a written examination paper, which lasts 1 hour 30 minutes and is out of 90 Marks.  The paper will include objective questions, structured questions, short-answer questions and practical-related questions.

The concepts and ideas regarding Topic 5, ‘On the wild side’, and Topic 6, ‘Infection, immunity and forensics’ include:

  • photosynthesis; energy transfer within ecosystems
  • evidence for global warming
  • evolution through natural selection and speciation
  • nutrient recycling
  • DNA profiling and PCR
  • structure of bacteria and viruses
  • infectious diseases (eg AIDS and TB) and immunology.

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