NCEA LEVEL 1 Science

This page contains topic outlines (for 2013) and revision pages for a number of NCEA Level 1 Science topics.

Currently some of the revision material is for the standards that expired in 2010. However much of the material can still be used and will be replaced with material specific to the new standards, or relocated to a new standard.

Additional support material - glossaries or flashcards you can make or some practice sheets is also provided.

 

How to study / revision ideas

       
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Ideas for revision and general hints (Page 4 revises Acids and Bases)

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Flashcard template - Word document so you can make your own "test yourself" revision aids

 
           

 

Mechanics

 

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Last minute Mechanics reminder sheet

 

90940 Science Mechanics Topic Outline

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90940 Science "Survival sheets" - whole AS on 2 sheets of paper!

 

Work & Energy flash cards

 

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90940 Revision notes (excluding pressure)

 

Force, Motion, Energy and Pressure flash cards

 

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90940 Revision notes (pressure)

 

Equation flash cards (formulae & units)

 

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90940 Pressure questions self test activity

 

Flash Mechanics: Motion Revision

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Flash Mechanics: Forces and Energy Revision

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Flash Mechanic: Motion Answers

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Flash Mechanic: Forces and Energy Answers

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NCEA Collated questions: Forces

 

NCEA Collated questions : Forces - ANSWERS

 

NCEA Collated questions: Motion

 

NCEA Collated questions: Motion

 

NCEA Collated questions: Energy

 

NCEA Collated questions: Energy - ANSWERS

 

NCEA Collated questions: Pressure

 

NCEA Collated questions: Pressure - ANSWERS

 
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90940 No Brain Does Sport! Worked examples

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90940 Motion questions self test activity (2 sets)

 

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Test yourself - mostly Mechanics calculations (answers supplied)

 

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90940 Mechanics glossary

 

           

 

Acids & Bases

 

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REALLY REALLY Last minute Acids & Bases reminder sheet (1 page)

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90944 Science Acids & Bases Topic Outline

 

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Last minute Acids & Bases reminder sheet

 

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Chemical Formula (how to write & self test activity)

 

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90944 Science Revision (excluding Rates of reaction)

 

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Atoms and ions help - and answers HERE

 

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90944 Science Revision - Rates of reaction

 

Formulae [1][2][3] - questions and answers

 

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90944 Science Rates - Quick revision sheet

 

NCEA Collated questions: Atoms and ions

 

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90944 Science "Survival sheets" - whole AS on 2 sheets of paper!

 

NCEA Collated questions: Acids and Bases

 

NCEA Collated questions: Atoms and ions - ANSWERS

 

NCEA Collated questions: Rates of reaction

 

NCEA Collated questions: Acids and Bases - ANSWERS

 

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Balancing equations revision (Five a day)

 

NCEA Collated questions: Rates of reaction - ANSWERS

 
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Pack of "visual" revision sheets

 

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Atoms and Ions flash cards (4 pages)

 

Revision flash cards [1]& [2] Note: properties of metals are no longer examined in 90944

 

Equations, acids & bases flash cards (4 pages)

 

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90944 Acids and Bases glossary

 

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Word equations

 

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Test yourself on atomic structure - 27 quick questions (answers given)

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Questions (and answers) for Rates and Acids & Bases part of 90944

 
   

 

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Excellent podcasts on atoms, acids and bases, and rates from GCSE bitesize - HERE

 

 

 

 

 

  • Atoms

  • Acids and bases

  • Chemical reactions part 1

 

 

Genetics

 

 

 

 

90948 Science Genetics Topic Outline

 

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Last minute Genetics reminder sheet

 

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90948 Genetics glossary

 

90948 Genetics (DNA/cell division notes)

 

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Genetics flash cards (old)

 

90948 Genetics (Monohybrid cross notes)

 

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Genetics flash cards - new for 2013

 

90163 - DNA, mitosis, meiois, and reproduction (expired but still valid for 90948)

 

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More Genetics flash cards

 

90948 Science "Survival sheet" - almost the whole AS on 1 sheet of paper!

 

90948 Collated Genetics questions - one document, questions organised by type - answers HERE

 

90948 DNA "flow sheet" - how DNA works

 

           
 

Micro-organisms

       

90950 Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms - flashcards for terms

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Metals

 

 

 

 

90946 Science (Metals)

 

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Pack of "visual" revision sheets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carbon Cycling

 

 

 

 

90953 Carbon Cycling Topic Outline

 

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90953 Carbon Cycling Notes

 

Useful internet link HERE for carnon cycling

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The resources opposite and below are for expired standards or need to be sorted or modified.

 

 

Some may still be of use. Take a look!

 

Test yourself flash cards

 

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Equations revision (General word equations)

 

90163 Genetics (Applied genetics notes) (expired)

 

Test yourself powerpoint

 

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Mind map - Chemistry

 

Test yourself answers

 

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90191 Physics (Electricity) (expired)

 

NCEA Collated questions: Energy

 

   

 

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6329 Atomic structure revision

 

   

 

8923 Genetics revision

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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