Fat is fun! Lipids are molecules that consist of long hydrocarbon chains attached to a carboxylic acid group. You know these molecules as butter, oil and fat. By now you probably know a little bit about how to tell what state a lipid will be at room temperature. Take a look at the lipids shown here and sort them into the two boxes to show what state you think they would be at room temperature.
Students will debate the use of anabolic steroids, and identify the relationship between fatty acids and fats within a living system. Lesson includes instructional method, introduction, discussion questions, activity, presentation, closure and evaluation.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Lipids.
To describe images using words using the Visual Literacy strategy.
To show how details are organized into categories that in turn are related to main ideas using a Spider Map.
Students are exposed to a technique for making oceanic biofuel. This covers the choice of algae, issues with land use, and how to fully utilize the resource.
This study guide reviews the four basic classes of organic compounds: carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids.
In this interactive activity, learners examine neutral fats, phospholipids, and cholesterol.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Lipids.