Unit 3 - Energetics


Learning Objective

Resource (Pages refer to Campbell: Biology Concepts & Connections 7th ed)

 The students will be able to calculate Gibbs Free Energy and relate it to the concepts of exothermic and endothermic reactions. https://www.chem.tamu.edu/class/majors/tutorialnotefiles/gibbs.htm
Bozeman Science - Gibbs Free Energy

 The students will be able to describe the basic reactions of Cellular Respiration. Cellular Respiration Video
 The students will be able to diagram the process of glycolosis. 
 The students will be able to diagram the flow of energy between the Kreb's Cycle and the Electron Transport Chain. 
 The students will be able to relate how diffusion plays a role in the Electron Transport Chain. 
 The students will be able to describe the basic reactions of Photosynthesis. 
 The students will be able to differentiate the location and processes of the light and dark reactions. 
 The students will be able to illustrate how the structure of the chlorplast influences the process of the light reactions. 
 The students will be able to analyze the flow of energy through the dark reactions.