Ch 2: NJBCT: Understanding Enzymes

About This Chapter

Complete the lessons and assessments of this chapter to improve your understanding of the structures and functions of enzymes and prepare for related questions on the NJBCT.

NJBCT: Understanding Enzymes - Chapter Summary

The lessons of this chapter will help you prepare for questions on the New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) regarding the definition and functions of enzymes. Watch our professional instructors in this series of short, engaging and mobile device compatible lesson videos to improve your understanding of:

  • What enzymes are
  • Substrates, active sites and activation energy related to enzymes
  • Environmental effects of enzymes

Following these lesson videos, read the lesson transcripts to reinforce your retention of the information presented in them. Also test your understanding of the material by taking the lesson quizzes. Use the results from these quizzes to discover topics you don't understand and then reinforce your understanding of those topics by using the video tags to review the parts of the lessons that explained them. If you have any questions about this chapter, be sure to send them to our instructors for clarification via the teacher tabs of the lessons.

NJBCT: Understanding Enzymes - Objectives

To determine if students are learning what they need to know about biology from their high school biology classes the New Jersey Department of Education has schools administer the NJBCT to their biology students at the end of the school year. In addition to paying attention in class you can prepare for the 60 multiple-choice questions and two performance assessment tasks of this exam, which you will be asked to complete in two one-hour and 45-minute testing sessions, using study guides like this one. This particular chapter will prepare you for questions on the exam about enzymes.

Chapter Practice 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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