Ch 8: TExES Life Science: Cell Communication

About This Chapter

Refresh your memory about the communication processes of cells by watching the video lessons in this test prep chapter. Learn how to answer questions for the TExES Life Science 7-12 test as you review these materials.

TExES Life Science: Cell Communication - Chapter Summary

Take a look at how cells in living organisms communicate as you examine this chapter. Brush up on this and other biology topics while you get ready to take the TExES Life Science 7-12 test. At the end of this chapter, you should feel better equipped to answer questions related to the following:

  • The entire cell communication process
  • Transduction
  • Signal reception
  • How cells respond to signals

Many of you learned about cell structure quite some time ago during your introductory biology classes, so you may have forgotten parts of the process or specific key terms. Let our study guides shake up the receptors in your brain so that you can remember those lessons learned so long ago. Our instructors use entertaining visual effects combined with clear and concise audio voice-overs, producing an enhanced learning experience. You can even assess how well you are doing by taking the quizzes available at the end of each lesson. If you want to run some question-answer drills before taking the TExES Life Science 7-12 test, try your luck with our chapter exam questions.

TExES Life Science: Cell Communication Objectives

Before you can start teaching in the state of Texas, you must prove that you possess the proper training and field knowledge to teach students successfully. Life science teachers can verify their experience through the passing of the TExES Life Science 7-12 test. On this particular assessment, the 100 questions are all in the multiple-choice format, and individuals take these tests completely by computer at designated test locations. Questions on this comprehensive examination will address six key areas within the life science field. Most of the questions about cell communication will be found in the area about the processes and structures of cells. Questions within this major area contribute 20% to your final test score.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.