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6th Year Notes on Household Finances and Mortgages

6th years, here are some notes to summarise this section that we have just finished.  You may find it useful to print or rewrite these.


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Homemade Beefburger and Potato Wedges Recipe

Beef Burgers and Potato Wedges BURGER

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Macronutrients – 6th Years, Revision

6th Years, use the questions below to help you revise macronutrients for your Christmas Test.


Answer the following questions in relation to Lipids, Protein and Carbohydrates.

1. Draw and explain the structure of the following;
a) Lipids – saturated, unsaturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids
b) Proteins – Primary, secondary and tertiary structure of protein
c) Carbohydrates – Monosaccharides, disaccharides and polysaccharides

2) List a source of each of the classifications above (ie 1 source of saturated fatty acid, 1 source of an unsaturated….)

3) Outline 3 properties of each micronutrient (list, explain and give an example)

4) Give 4 biological functions of each macronutrient

5) Outline the digestion, absorption and utilisation of each

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Social Studies Elective Notes- Christmas to Mocks


Below is a link to excellent notes and exam breakdown for the Social Studies Elective, Q 3.

Remember this question is worth 80 marks, so it deserves a lot of attention.


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