Ch 9: FTCE Biology: Enzymes

About This Chapter

The Florida Teacher Certification Examination (FTCE) Biology 6-12 is the certification exam for 6th through 12th grade biology teachers in the state of Florida. The engaging lesson videos in this chapter help prepare aspiring teachers for questions on the functions of enzymes and coenzymes that they may see on the FTCE Biology 6-12.

FTCE Biology: Enzymes - Chapter Summary

Passing the FTCE Biology 6-12 is a requirement for 6th through 12th grade biology teachers needing certification. Prepare for question on enzymes, cofactors and prosthetic groups through the series of lesson videos presented in this chapter. After watching these videos you should have a better understanding of:

  • The functions of enzymes
  • How cofactors and prosthetic groups interact with enzymes
  • Enzymatic inhibition and regulation

Following these lesson videos, take quizzes as a way to assess what topics you may still need to review. Review these topics using the jump feature in the timeline that will take you directly to key topics in the video lessons. You can also read over lesson transcripts, which highlight key terms in bold for easy reference.

FTCE Biology 6-12: Enzymes Objectives

The computer-based FTCE Biology 6-12 is the certification exam for biology teachers wanting to teach grades 6 through 12 in Florida. It includes 120 multiple-choice questions for which test takers are given two hours and 30 minutes to complete. Of the 120 questions on the FTCE Biology 6-12, 14% are on the chemical processes of living things, including the chemical functions of enzymes. The content of this chapter is intended to help you review the functions of enzymes and coenzymes as you prepare for these questions.

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