Here are four very good links to look at as you learn about enzymes. More may be added as we go through this unit. Visiting any of these can help you study and increase your understanding! Try it!
How Enzymes Work (animation from textbook with quiz at end) http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072495855/student_view0/chapter2/animation__how_enzymes_work.html (allows pauses; has narration and quiz) EXTRA CREDIT: WATCH THIS VIDEO! TAKE THE QUIZ AND EMAIL ME YOUR SCORE TONIGHT (11/5) (At the end of the quiz there is information about how to send. Make sure you include your name and use my correct email address: email@example.com)
Very good information and diagrams- strongly recommend viewing http://www.lpscience.fatcow.com/jwanamaker/animations/Enzyme%20activity.html (interactive)
Enzymatic digestion in the stomach with examples of specificity http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&v=XTUm-75-PL4&NR=1 (<5 minutes)
This 11-minute video lecture starts with an excellent overview and continues into some deeper understanding topics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ok9esggzN18&feature=player_detailpage (co-factors are elaborated around 7 min)
Here are some additional sites:
**How enzymes work (animation) and quiz with emailable results –
**first 10 students who email me with quiz results can earn extra credit
And some interesting enzyme applications:
Enzymes in detergent: http://www.lsbu.ac.uk/water/enztech/detergent.html
Enzymes and oil spills: http://mmmm-oil.webs.com/researchanddevelopment.htm and http://aocs1.com/
See other topics at Chapter 4 of http://www.lsbu.ac.uk/water/enztech/
If you haven't visited the other enzyme tab on this website, please do! They are good for review or helping to understanding an aspect you don't quite grasp yet.
This is the link to the article we read in class on 11/13/15. Your assignment was to summarize the article in 10 sentences (or less). If you did not do this, you have untilWednesday to complete the task and turn it in.
Hidden Extra Credit: Take the quiz at the end of the first link. Email me your score!
This extra credit opportunity expires on 11/1. I must have your email before your class hour on 11/1.
Please LOOK AT THE WEBSITE NEXT TIME I TELL YOU TO! You never know what you are missing out on!