Chemistry Problem Sets

Problem set 1 (week one)

Reading assignment and homework for week 2. Chapter 19, all sections. You will not be tested on bacterial photosynthesis, but you should read about this, as it will help you understand photosynthesis in plants.

 

Homework Problems (from Student Companion). Do all learning objective problems except- 3-5, 13,15, 20-23. Do all self test problems except 7,10,11, 14, 20'

Problem set 2 (week two)

Reading assignment and homework for week 3Chapter 20, all sections. You will not be tested on C-4 plants and crassulacean acid, but you should read about them.

 

Problems (from Student Companion). Do all learning objective problems except- 12,15, 16. Do all self test problems except 9,10.

Problem set 3 (week three)

Reading assignment and homework for weeks 4&5. Ch 21all sections. Ch 14: 14.0, 14.1 (skip phosphoinositide and Ca signalling) 14.2 14.5 is optional

 

Problems from the student companion for Signal Transduction (Ch 14) Learning objectives- (omit any references to EGF) 1-5, 7,9, 10-12, 18,19,22,23. Self test- 1-16, 25-27

 

Problems from the student companion for glycogen breakdown and synthesis (Ch 21): Learning objectives-1-15, 18-20, 22-30. Self test- 1-8, 10-12, 14 (PKA only), 15-24

Problem set 4 (week five)

Problem set 5 (week six)

Reading assignment and homework for week 6

 

Ch 22 Assignment (week 6). Read all of Ch 22. Problems from the student companion for fatty acid breakdown and synthesis (Ch 22): Learning objectives-1,2, 4-23, 25-27, last question (misnumbered as 28). Self test- 1,4-16,18-21

Reading assignment and homework for week 7

 

Ch 23 Assignment: Read all of Ch 23. Student compaion: Learning objectives- do all except, 11, 32. Self test- do all except: 6.

Problem set 6 (week 7)

Reading Assignment and homework for weekS 9& 10

 

Ch 24 read all, skim 24.4 

 

Ch 24, learning objectives: 1-3,5-22. Self test: 1-3, 5-15,17-18, 20-24.

Reading Assignment and homework for weeks 9 & 10

 

Ch 24 read all, skim 24.4 

 

Ch 24, learning objectives: 1-3,5-22. Self test: 1-3, 5-15,17-18, 20-24.

Please look at the paper on protein digestability amino acid score

Problem set 7 (week 9)

Problem set 8 (week 10)

Reading assignment and homework for weeks 11&12

Ch 25 read all.  Please look at the papers on orotidine decarboxylase.  You might also want to look at the papers on caffeine and methotrexate if you are interested.  These are posted on the web site.  Learning objectives- all.  Self test 1-8, 10-14, 17, 19-27

problem set 9 (week 12)

Reading assignment and homework for weeks 11&12

Ch 26, read all. You can skim most of the discussion of LDL

 

Ch 26 Learning Objectives: 4-6,8-10, 13-21, 28-31; Self Test 1-7, 10-11, 14-20, 28-31

Problem set 10 (week 13)

Thanksgiving study guide

Problem set 11 (week 15)

Reading assignment- ch 36 please read all.