Biology Update: Review for Evolution, Reading assignment for Unit 2 on Biochemistry

First things first: Here’s a link to the Kahoot review questions on Evolution.

Mmmmmm…..lipids and carbs…..droool….Next up is our second unit on Biochemistry! Get hungry – we’re about to learn about the molecules and chemical reactions that keep you alive and kicking.

Update: Here is a helpful google slides presentation with pictures of molecular structures of all 4 molecules’ monomers and polymer forms.

As we get started, here is a link to the textbook chapter assignment. There will a submission for this work on Canvas due Wednesday 9/29.

Honors: Read and complete all three sections and all lesson review questions.

Enriched: Read all three sections and complete only the “recall” lesson review questions.

Finally, here are links to the articles we read yesterday, plus a few extras!

https://newsela.com/articles/food-taste/id/11367/

http://www.details.com/fashion-style/the-body/201103/carbs-caffeine-food-cocaine-addiction?printable=true

http://www.wired.com/2011/06/why-do-we-like-the-taste-of-protein/

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/30/opinion/diet-advice-that-ignores-hunger.html?_r=0

Bonus articles below:

http://time.com/magazine/south-pacific/2864439/june-23rd-2014-vol-183-no-24-asia-europe-middle-east-and-africa-south-pacific/

http://www.wired.com/2014/08/what-makes-us-fat/

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