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Ch 2: ILTS Environmental Science: Cell Structure and Function

About This Chapter

Let us teach you about cell structure and function. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes in this chapter can prepare you to answer questions about life science on the ILTS Science: Environmental Science content area test.

ILTS Science: Environmental Science - Cell Structure and Function: Chapter Summary

We have designed this chapter on cell structure and function to help prospective teachers prepare for the Illinois Licensure Testing System (ILTS) Science: Environmental Science content area test. Through this series of video lessons, you can reinforce what you learned about cell structure and function during your postsecondary education. Specific topics covered in this chapter include the following:

  • Similarities and differences between eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells
  • The structure and functions of cellular organelles
  • The cell cycle
  • Instruments and technologies used to study life sciences at the molecular and cellular levels

ILTS Science: Environmental Science - Cell Structure and Function Objectives

The Illinois State Board of Education offers the ILTS Science: Environmental Science content area test six days out of each year. It's offered twice each testing day - once in the morning and once in the afternoon - so you have 12 opportunities per year to take this test, which is part of the certification process for Illinois public school teachers. The ILTS environmental science exam features 125 multiple-choice questions, which encompass six subareas. The life sciences subarea includes questions about cell structure and function.

Experienced professional educators developed this chapter on cell structure and function. To make the most of this online learning opportunity, start by taking the self-assessment quizzes that accompany each video. This can give you an idea of where you need to focus the most in your studies .Then, watch the video, and take the quiz a second time to make sure you've fully comprehended the material.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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