Interactive tutorials are blueStudent Learning Guides (SLGs) are red. 

Unit 3 sequencing notes from Mr. W.

  • It makes much more sense to learn about cellular respiration before photosynthesis, which is why Topics 3.4 and 3.6 precedes Topics 3.5
  • Topic 3.7, Fitness and Molecular Diversity, fits much better in Unit 7, Evolution.

1. Topics 3.1 – 3.3: Enzymes

Topics 3.1 – 3.3 (Enzymes) Student Learning Guide

  1. Topics 3.1 – 3.3, Part 1: Enzyme Structure and Function; Environmental Impacts on Enzymes

  2. Topics 3.1-3.3, Part 2: Enzyme Inhibition and Regulation

2. Topics 3.4, 3.6: Cellular Energy and Cellular Respiration

Topics 3.4, 3.6 (Cellular Energy and Cellular Respiration) SLG

  1. Topic 3.4: ATP and Cell Energy

  2. Topic 3.6, Part 1: Cellular Respiration Overview

  3. Topic 3.6, Part 2: Glycolysis

  4. Topic 3.6, Part 3: The Link Reaction and the Krebs Cycle

  5. Topic 3.6, Part 4: The Electron Transport Chain and Chemiosmosis

  6. Topic 3.6, Part 5: Anaerobic Respiration and Fermentation

3. Topic 3.5. Photosynthesis

Topic 3.5 (Photosynthesis) Student Learning Guide

  1. Topic 3.5, Part 1: Introduction to Photosynthesis

  2. Topic 3.5, Part 2: Chloroplasts and the Two Phases of Photosynthesis

  3. Topic 3.5, Part 3: Light, Pigments, and Photosynthesis

  4. Topic 3.5, Part 4: The Light Reactions

  5. Topic 3.5, Part 5: The Calvin Cycle

4. Unit 3 Flashcards and Quizzes

5. Additional Content

  1. Measuring Respiration with a Respirometer (Video)