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Y7 Formal Internal Exams: Science

 

Equipment Needed:

  • Black pen
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Scientific Calculator

 

Key Topics:

  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Biology

 

Exam Content: 

 

 

 Chemistry

  • C1.1 Particles and their behaviour - particle model | states of matter | melting and freezing | boiling | sublimation | diffusion | gas pressure
  • C1.2 ELements, atoms, compounds and chemical formulae
  • C1.3 Reactions -word equations | burning fuels | thermal decomposition | conservation of mass | exothermic and endothermic reactions
  • C1.4 Acids and alkalis -indicators | neutralisation and making salts

 

Physics

  • P1.1 Forces - squashing | stretching | drag |mass| weight | balanced and unbalanced forces
  • P1.2 Sound - waves | vibrations | loudness | pitch | echoes and ultrasound
  • P1.3 Light - reflection | refraction | the eye and the camera | colour dispersion and filters
  • P1.4 Space - the night sky | the solar system | the Earth and the moon

 

Biology

  • B1.1 Cells - plant and animal cells | using a microscope | specialised cells | unicellular cells | movement of substances in and out of cells – diffusion
  • B1.2 Structure and function of body systems - gas exchange | breathing | skeleton, joints and muscles
  • B1.3 Reproduction - adolescence | reproductive organs | fertilisation and implantation | menstrual cycle | pollination | fertilisation, germination and seed dispersal

 

 

Revision Material/Websites:

    • Science VLE site (below)
Science KS3 ExamsScience

 

Other Information:

  • The exam will take place on Monday 2nd July during period 1 for B-Band groups.
  • The exam will take place on Wednesday 4th July during period 3 for A-Band groups.