Learning Exercises

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Themes in the study of biology and the porcess of science. see more

Students will explore the evolution of humans from primates. Course: Introductory Biology for Non-majors see more

Create a brochure. Course: Introduction to Biology for Nonmajors see more

This lab illustrates how environmental pressures, such as food shape, can determine the success/fitness of species... see more

Predictions are made using Punnett Squares using pennies or chips to simulate crosses made. Course: High School Biology;... see more

Research and Presentation Course: Biology see more

This assignment allows you to analyze and illustrate the phases of mitosis. Course: Introduction to Biology for... see more

Students will explore the evolution of plants. Course: Introductory Biology for Non-majors see more

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Assessment to accompany 'Whale Evolution Kiosk' developed by Gail Bromiley of DeBakey H.S. in Houston, TX. A key to this... see more

This is a good introductory exercise to familiarize students with the features and information that can be obtained... see more

A way in which to give students visual and hands on practice in understanding genetic inheritance. Course: Biology see more

This assignment will appeal to the naturalistic multiple intelligence learner. Course: Biology/zoology see more

The process you can use to extract DNA from any living object. Course: Biology see more

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Students map human disease genes using pedigrees and RFLPs. Course: Intro Biology, Genetics see more

Inactive Learning Exercise

The last part of Mapping Human Genetic Traits Course: Intro Biology, Genetics see more

Practice problems in designing PCR primers and understanding the products of the first three rounds of PCR amplification.... see more

This assignment explores how Mendel’s work with pea plants relates to breeding livestock. Course: Introduction to Biology... see more

This module introduces the math behind quantitative PCR reactions and follows a module on PCR. The PCR reaction is best... see more

Students use Biology Workbench and Protein Explorer to align either orthologous or paralogous sequences and then... see more

This assignment allows students to distinguish between a herbivore, carnivore and omnivore and where they are placed in... see more

The students will look at the mitosis tutorial and then use those pictures to find cells on their own from a onion tip... see more

Students will explore the chemical composition of cells and analyze the various processes that happen at the cellular... see more

Students will explore the different functional systems and distinguish between the circulatory systems of invertebrates... see more

This is designed as an in-class activity in which students are asked to predict which biomes would be present at a... see more