This text book of Biology is written according to the revised syllabus prepared by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Pune.
Biologycovers the study of all the living beings and their interactions into the biosphere. Biology isimportant becauseit allows people to understand the diversity of life forms and theirconservation and exploitation.
All chapters in this book follow a uniform pattern. Each chapter begins with an introduction followed by the main body of the contents. Each new point is separated. All important terms and words are printed in bold letters and all scientific names are printed in italics. Important subject matter of each chapter is presented in the form of highlights. A variety of questions is given on each chapter for students to practice. Some projects along with guidelines for conducting them are included which will give students better understanding of various concepts. All diagrams included are neat, illustrative and scientifically accurate. The authors have written this book in simple language considering the students are in the XI standard. The quality of contents in the book is at par with that of the CBSE.