GCSE: Living Things in their Environment

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361 GCSE Living Things in their Environment essays

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    Research question - Is using dogs for work ethical?

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    A very detailed account of a questionnaire conducted to investigate the ethics of dog use by humans. A wide variety of issues are thoughtfully and carefully discussed.…

    • Essay length: 5714 words
    • Submitted: 28/05/2011
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 30/07/2013
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    Escherichia coli and antibiotic resistanceIntroduction:Escherichia coli, short E. coli is an important bacteria that are

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    An ambitious investigation described in detail and showing a clear understanding of the relevant theory.…

    • Essay length: 1905 words
    • Submitted: 31/03/2006
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 16/07/2013
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    Taxonomy is the branch of biology that deals with the identification and naming of living organisms

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    An excellent essay which includes a lot of detail and good examples.…

    • Essay length: 2711 words
    • Submitted: 18/11/2005
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 16/07/2013
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    The effects of disinfectants and antibacterial soap on bacterial growth

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    A very detailed account of an investigation in which it is difficult to control variables. A good understanding of sources of error shown in the discussion.…

    • Essay length: 3274 words
    • Submitted: 28/08/2003
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 16/07/2013
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    Animal Testing

    4 star(s)

    **** A good GCSE report, which presents some of the arguments used by those in favour and those anti animal testing. To improve:
    1)Consider using sub-headings to improve the…

    • Essay length: 2586 words
    • Submitted: 06/03/2011
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Kerry jackson 29/02/2012
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    Biology Recycling

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    **** A very good GCSE study. Data on recycling is collected by the author and used in conjunction with official figures to address the question of current recycling levels.…

    • Essay length: 661 words
    • Submitted: 28/01/2011
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Kerry jackson 29/02/2012
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    Biology- enzyme coursework

    4 star(s)

    A good piece of coursework which is well thought out and executed. A few minor issues to be tightened up on and made clearer. 4 stars.…

    • Essay length: 1575 words
    • Submitted: 19/10/2010
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Louise Star 08/01/2013
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    In this experiment, mung bean seedlings and Brine shrimp eggs were used to study the effect of temperature on the rate of germination of seedlings and the rate of hatching of eggs.

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    A great deal of work has gone into this study. It is a pity that more than one independent variable is involved. More detail is needed in many places,…

    • Essay length: 4091 words
    • Submitted: 29/12/2009
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 30/07/2013
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    Does Traffic Pollution Cause Asthma?

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    Some good data and other researched information but this essay has a disjointed feel and there are far too many variables for any meaningful conclusions to be made.…

    • Essay length: 1351 words
    • Submitted: 12/11/2008
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Adam Roberts 16/07/2013
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    An experiment to investigate the species diversity in non-trampled and trampled areas.

    4 star(s)

    This is a well written and structured report.
    1. There is a lot of running commentary that should be removed. The subheadings are enough to lead the reader through the…

    • Essay length: 3148 words
    • Submitted: 22/11/2007
    • Marked by teacher: (?) Luke Smithen 23/07/2013

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