Organic Chemistry

Projects

Properties of Water

Solutions

Buffers

Organic Chemistry Facts

Elements
Organic Groups
Proteins
Carbohydrates
Lipids
Nucleic Acids

Organic Chemistry Sites

Protein Structure and Function. Univ. Wisco.
Carbohydrate Structure and Function. Texas A&M University.
Lipid Structure and Function. Texas A&M University.
Nucleic Acid Structure. Univ. Wisco.
Atoms, Molecules, Water, pH. Clermont College.
pH Regulation During Excercise. Washington Univ.


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Student Objectives

  • Students will be able to name the common elements found in living organims.
  • Students will be able to name the common organic molecules found in living organims.
  • Students will be able to describe the primary, secondary, tertiary, and quantinary structure of proteins.
  • Students will be able to list and describe at least three basic functions of proteins.
  • Students will be able to describe the structure and function of carbohydrates.
  • Students will be able to describe the structure and function of lipids.
  • Students will be able to describe how the properties of water support life.
  • Students will be able to explain what a buffer is, and how living organisms use buffers to maintain homeostasis.