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The Macromolecules of Life: Overview

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Primary Type: Student Tutorial


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Learn to identify the four basic biological macromolecules (carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids) by structure and function with this interactive tutorial.

This is part 1 in a five-part series. Click below to explore other tutorials in the series.

Attachments

Accessible Version: Accessible version of the tutorial content in PDF format.

General Information

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Students
   
 
Keywords: chemistry, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, nucleic acids, biology, science, life science, macromolecules, monomers, polymers, monosaccharides, polysaccharides, structure, function, hormones, enzymes, DNA, RNA, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial
Resource Collection: Original Student Tutorials Science - Grades 9-12



Aligned Standards

Name Description
SC.912.L.18.1: Describe the basic molecular structures and primary functions of the four major categories of biological macromolecules.
Clarifications:

Annually assessed on Biology EOC. Also assesses SC.912.L.18.11.



Suggested Tutorials

Name Description
The Macromolecules of Life: Carbohydrates:

Learn about the basic molecular structures and primary functions of carbohydrates with this interactive tutorial.

This is part 2 in a five-part series. Click below to explore other tutorials in the series.

The Macromolecules of Life: Lipids:

Learn about the basic molecular structures and primary functions of lipids with this interactive tutorial.

This is part 3 in a five-part series. Click below to explore other tutorials in the series.

The Macromolecules of Life: Proteins:

Learn about the basic molecular structures and primary functions of proteins with this interactive tutorial.

This is part 4 in a five-part series. Click below to explore other tutorials in the series.

The Macromolecules of Life: Nucleic Acids:

Learn to identify and describe the structural and functional features of nucleic acids, one of the 4 primary macromolecule groups in biological systems, with this interactive tutorial.

This is Part 3 in 5-part series. Click below to open the other tutorials in the series: