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Ch 19: Nucleic Acids - DNA and RNA: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Nucleic Acids - DNA and RNA unit of this High School Chemistry Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about the chemical structure of nucleic acids. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged

Who's it for?

This unit of our High School Chemistry Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about nucleic acids. There is no faster or easier way to learn about chemistry. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about complementary base pairing.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a chemistry curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and a Nucleic Acids - DNA and RNA unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Nucleic Acids - DNA and RNA Unit Objectives:

  • Explain double helix structure.
  • Differentiate between DNA and RNA.
  • Learn about the types of RNA.
  • Study hereditary molecules.
  • Learn the definition of guanine, adenine and cytosine.

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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