Ch 21: TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12: Nucleic Acids

About This Chapter

If you're planning to take the TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12 examination, you'll want to determine how much you understand about nucleic acids. Use this chapter's online video lessons for this purpose.

TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12: Nucleic Acids - Chapter Summary

Review the definition and functions of nucleic acids through this chapter's video lessons. Explore the outcomes of experiments related to the Watson-Crick DNA model. You may also learn more about the transforming principle and complementary base pairing prior to taking the TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12 examination. Review this chapter's lessons so you can:

  • Discuss the structure of DNA
  • Explain the functions of thymine, cytosine, adenine and guanine
  • Describe the double-helix structure
  • Distinguish between DNA and RNA

The goal of these instructor-led video lessons is to help you recall various scientific principles and to answer in-depth questions about nucleic acids when you take the TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12 examination. The lessons are enjoyable to watch and easy to follow. Even if your time is limited, you can study interactively when it's convenient. If you have specific questions, submit them to the science experts. The lesson quizzes and practice chapter examination will assess what you know about nucleic acids.

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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