Biology, as the name suggests, is the study of living organisms. Biology as a subject is very interesting for students. To get to learn about our body, its functions, and everything in our surrounding makes students love the subject. From a microscopic cell to a whole human body, biology introduces us to the nature.
Class 1-12 Biology
As a subject Biology is introduces in class 9 or 11, but it’s basics and introduction start from the very begin of schooling. From parts of body in nursery, sense organs in class 1, parts of plant in class 4 to genetics and evolution in class 12 everything makes up the subject biology.
How to study for biology?
Learning Biology is not only interesting but also a complicated subject if not studied properly. Too many names, too many categories and divisions can confuse students. So, what’s the right way to prepare for biology?
- Make your own notes while studying. Keep the notes short and easily accessible for yourself
- Revise everything 3-4 times. Write down if necessary.
- Practice and study diagram well
- Learn from videos and practicals as much as you can.
- To learn it thoroughly, try to teach it to someone. You can even pretend to teach someone in order to understand it better.
- Do not do rot learning, don’t just memorise the words. Understand and visualise the concepts to make them clear in your head.
Syllabus for Biology for class 11-12
Unit-I Diversity of Living Organisms
Chapter-1: The Living World
Chapter-2: Biological Classification
Chapter-3: Plant Kingdom
Chapter-4: Animal Kingdom
Chapter-5: Morphology of Flowering Plants
Chapter-7: Structural Organization in Animals
Chapter-8: Cell-The Unit of Life
Chapter-10: Cell Cycle and Cell Division
Chapter-13: Photosynthesis in Higher Plants
Chapter-14: Respiration in Plants
Chapter-15: Plant – Growth and Development
Chapter-17: Breathing and Exchange of Gases
Chapter-18: Body Fluids and Circulation
Chapter-19: Excretory Products and their Elimination
Chapter-20: Locomotion and Movement
Chapter-21: Neural Control and Coordination
Chapter-22: Chemical Coordination and Integration
Class 12 Biology Syllabus
Chapter-2: Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
Chapter-3: Human Reproduction
Chapter-4: Reproductive Health
Chapter-5: Principles of Inheritance and Variation
Chapter-6: Molecular Basis of Inheritance
Chapter-8: Human Health and Diseases
Chapter-10: Microbes in Human Welfare
Chapter-11: Biotechnology – Principles and Processes
Genetic Engineering (Recombinant DNA Technology).
Chapter-12: Biotechnology and its Application
Chapter-13: Organisms and Populations
Chapter-15: Biodiversity and its Conservation
After knowing the CBSE Class 12 syllabus, students must prepare by solving CBSE Class 12 Biology previous years papers and sample papers.
Students can check out the syllabus of class 1 to class 12 for all the subjects by visiting CBSE Syllabus page.
Other useful links for class 11-12
|Class 12 Math NCERT Solutions||class 12 Physics NCERT Solutions|
|class 12 Biology NCERT Solutions||class 12 Chemistry NCERT Solutions|
|class 12 English NCERT Solutions|
NCERT Question Papers
The question papers are prepared by the CBSE and other boards in accordance with the NCERT exam guidelines. Here, we have provided the question papers for class 6 to 12. By solving them students will get an idea about the question paper pattern, types of questions asked, marks distribution and important topics. These question papers will be more helpful for the class 12 and competitive exams.