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Your classmates have constructed tutorials and quizzes to help you prepare for your final exam. Some topics have multiple tutorials and quizzes... (click #1,2 or 3)

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  1. The Microscope: Parts & Operational Use (Total Magnification & Safety) #1, 2 & 3
  2. Levels of organization/Characteristics of Life
  3. Plant Cell
  4. Animal Cell
  5. Compare & Contrast: Prokaryotic vs. Eukaryotic Cells/Animal vs. Plant Cell
  6. Biomolecules: Carbohydrates, Proteins & Lipids
  7. Mitosis
  8. Photosynthesis
  9. Cellular Respiration
  10. Factors that affect the Rate of Photosynthesis
  11. Types of Solutions: Hypertonic, Hypotonic & Isotonic
  12. Passive Transport: Simple Diffusion, Osmosis & Facilitated Diffusion
  13. Active Transport
  14. The Heart: #1 2
  15. Blood Pressure, Heart Rate & Pulmonary/Systemic Circulation
  16. Blood: Erythrocytes, Leukocytes, Platelets, & Plasma
  17. Blood Vessels: Arteries, Veins, & Capillaries
  18. The Respiratory System
  19. Respiration & Gas Exchange
  20. Enzyme Function
  21. The Digestive System: Organs of the GI Tract #1, 2 , 3 & 4
  22. The Digestive System: Accessory Organs #1 & 2
  23. Mechanical vs. Chemical Digestion
  24. Scientific Method


  1. Study the example project and rubric.
  2. Browse the topics below and select a topic. The topics are first come, first serve. Once you have selected a topic, your first act is to delete the word "Unassigned" from the heading. DO NOT take a topic, if you have no intention of doing the project.
  3. Research the topic.
  4. Create a tutorial by editing the page of your topic. Your tutorial must include the following:
    1. Text (in your own words...no credit will be given for copying and pasting)
    2. A graphic you created using Inspiration
    3. Animations or graphics (found online) that fit your topic and your tutorial
    4. Create a quiz (at least 8 questions) to review information covered in your tutorial using MyStuDIYo. Embed your quiz at the end of your tutorial. Examine the rubric for the quiz (no points will be given for poorly constructed questions).