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CSET Science Subtest II Life Sciences (217): Practice & Study Guide

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Review the cellular biology, genetics and ecology topics that you could find on the CSET Subtest II Life Sciences exam with this engaging course. Before or after you've watched our video lessons, take the chapter tests and lesson quizzes to measure your understanding and see where additional study may be needed.
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13 chapters in CSET Science Subtest II Life Sciences (217): Practice & Study Guide

Ch 1. Principles of Cell Structure & Function {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[457529].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Cell: Structure & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Organelles in Cells: Definition & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7840].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7840].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Protein Synthesis in the Cell and the Central Dogma Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Cells: Similarities and Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Viruses? - Definition, Structure & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Endomembrane System: Functions & Components Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2999].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2999].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - An Overview of Cell Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Chloroplast Structure: Chlorophyll, Stroma, Thylakoid, and Grana Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2635].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2635].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Mitochondria Structure: Cristae, Matrix and Inner & Outer Membrane Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is Chemiosmosis? - Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Osmosis, Diffusion and Saturation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Passive Transport in Cells: Simple and Facilitated Diffusion & Osmosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2629].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2629].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Active Transport in Cells: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2910].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2910].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Endocytosis and Exocytosis Across the Cell Membrane Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2630].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2630].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Hierarchical Organization of Multicellular Organisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[302009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[302009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Kingdom Fungi: Definition, Characteristics, & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36536].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36536].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Plant Stem: Function, Types & Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5598].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5598].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Primary Growth of Plants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5600].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5600].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Flowering Plants: Reproduction & Fertilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are the Organ Systems of the Human Body? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52472].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52472].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Organ Systems Work Together Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[302011].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[302011].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Is Homeostasis? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Homeostasis in Plants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[81575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[81575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Homeostasis in Animals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[81576].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[81576].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Homeostasis in the Human Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What Is the Immune System? - Our Body's Defense Against Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - How the Human Immune System Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33038].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33038].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Effects of Compromised Immune System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Cell Cycle: Definition, Phases & Sequence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Mitotic Spindle: Definition, Formation & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Stages of Mitosis: Description & Sequence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Importance of Mitotic Cell Division Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Cell Differentiation? - Process, Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5417].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5417].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Difference Between Cell Cycle and Mitosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Meiosis: Comparison to Mitosis, Crossing Over & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Meiosis I Stages: Prophase I, Metaphase I, Anaphase I & Telophase I Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[692].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[692].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Meiosis II: Definition, Stages & Comparison to Meiosis I Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Photosynthesis: Definition & Reactions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4522].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4522].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Chlorophyll: Absorbing Light Energy for Photosynthesis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Energy Transformation: Photosynthesis vs. Cellular Respiration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[216347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[216347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cellular Respiration: Energy Transfer in Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Major Elements in Biological Molecules: Proteins, Nucleic Acids, Carbohydrates & Lipids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7629].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7629].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Metabolic Pathway? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Anabolism and Catabolism: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Function of Enzymes: Substrate, Active Site & Activation Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3196].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3196].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Effect of Temperature on Enzyme Activity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77858].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77858].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Effect of Enzyme Concentration on Enzyme Activity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77856].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77856].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Effect of pH on Enzyme Activity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is an Ecosystem? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Abiotic Factors of an Ecosystem: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Biotic Potential and Carrying Capacity of a Population Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Limiting Factors of Population Growth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Populations: Density, Survivorship and Life Histories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2178].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2178].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Factors that Lead to Population Change & Density Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40762].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40762].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Interspecific Competition, Competitive Exclusion & Niche Differentiation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Intraspecific Competition: Example & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4785].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4785].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Symbiotic Relationships: Mutualism, Commensalism & Parasitism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Methods of Pollination and Flower-Pollinator Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Behavioral Ecology & Animal Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40754].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40754].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Social Behavior: The Cost-Benefit of Altruism and Kin Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Animal Behaviors that Aid in Reproduction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Food Chains, Trophic Levels and Energy Flow in an Ecosystem Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Energy and Life: The Transformation of Energy in Living Organisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2550].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2550].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Cellular Respiration Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cellular Respiration in Plants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Biogeochemical Cycling and the Phosphorus Cycle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Carbon Cycle and Long-Term Carbon Storage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[406].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[406].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Nitrogen Cycle, Acid Rain and Fossil Fuels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Biodiversity? - Definition and Relation to Ecosystem Stability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8538].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8538].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Overview of the Earth's Biomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What are Major Threats to Biodiversity? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357633].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357633].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Introduced and Invasive Species Alter Ecological Balance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Natural Events Change Habitats Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Human Activities That Increase the Risk of Natural Disasters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[309427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[309427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ecological Resilience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Ecological Succession: From Pioneer to Climax Communities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[416].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[416].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Succession in Freshwater and Terrestrial Ecosystems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8540].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8540].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Conservation Biology, Habitat Fragmentation, and Metapopulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Environmental Sustainability: Definition and Application Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Sustainable Development within Environmental Limits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12011].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12011].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Sustainable Consumption: Definition and Complexities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12012].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12012].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is DNA? - Structure, Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3382].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3382].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - DNA: Discovery, Facts, Structure & Function in Heredity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - DNA: Adenine, Guanine, Cytosine, Thymine & Complementary Base Pairing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - DNA: Chemical Structure of Nucleic Acids & Phosphodiester Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How is DNA Packaged? - Chromosome Condensation & Karyograms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[668].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[668].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is a Gene? - Definition & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7828].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7828].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is Gene Expression? - Regulation, Analysis & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5419].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5419].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Regulation of Gene Expression: Transcriptional Repression and Induction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2566].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2566].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Making Sense of the Genetic Code: Codon Recognition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Codon Recognition: How tRNA and Anticodons Interpret the Genetic Code Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2570].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2570].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Is the Role of DNA in Protein Synthesis? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77918].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77918].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Genetics: Heredity, Traits & Chromosomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Properties of Alleles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Sex Determination, X-Inactivation, and Barr Bodies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Crossing Over & Gene Linkage: Definition, Importance & Results Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Mendel's First Law: The Law of Segregation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[396].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[396].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Application of Mendel's First Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Mendel's Second Law: The Law of Independent Assortment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[398].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[398].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Mendel's Dihybrid Cross Example: Practice & Ratio Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Exceptions to Independent Assortment: Sex Linked and Sex Limited Traits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Monohybrid Cross: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Codominance & Genes with Multiple Alleles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Genetic Variation? - Sources, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Genetic Abnormalities in Human Growth and Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mutagens: How the Environment Affects Mutation Rates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Mutations: When DNA Is Copied Wrong Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - DNA Mutations vs. RNA Mutations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[332885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[332885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Effects of Mutations on Protein Function: Missense, Nonsense, and Silent Mutations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2574].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2574].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is a Point Mutation? - Definition, Causes & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Effects of Frameshift Mutations: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Haplosufficient Genes and Inheritance Patterns of Lethal Alleles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2986].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2986].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is Genetic Engineering? - Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is Biotechnology? - Definition, History & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28542].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28542].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Biotechnology Applications in Medicine & Genetics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What is the Human Genome Project? - Definition, Purpose & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28509].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28509].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Ethical Considerations of Genetic Research, Therapy & Technology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138926].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138926].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Origin of Life on Earth: Theories and Explanations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Endosymbiosis Theory: Evolution of Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3125].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3125].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The History of Life on Earth: Timeline and Characteristics of Major Eras Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Evolutionary Change: Definition and Forms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3126].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3126].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Evidence for Evolution: Paleontology, Biogeography, Embryology, Comparative Anatomy & Molecular Biology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Fossil Evidence for Biological Diversity, Speciation, & Mass Extinction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cladogram: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28502].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28502].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Polyphyletic Group: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Taxonomy: Classification and Naming of Living Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3127].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3127].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Who Was Charles Darwin? - Theory of Evolution & Natural Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8357].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8357].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Natural Selection: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How Meiosis & Fertilization Promote Genetic Variation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37299].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37299].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Why Natural Selection Acts on Phenotype, Not Genotype Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Gene Pool Diversity Affects a Group's Survival Potential Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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