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Hmmm. Isn’t there a quiz tomorrow?

Yes. There is.

And that means that I should think of some questions to ask. And some extra credit too. I have to spend some serious time thinking about the quiz and how I can ask questions that get to the heart of the matter: What’s really important to know about photosynthesis? What does it do? Where do its reagents (substrates) come from and what do they make?

I’ll take care of that soon. But extra credit is a bit more simple to craft. One thing I can think about asking right away can be found in the later part of this video about photosynthesis and one of the problems that occurs with an enzyme of the Calvin Cycle:

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There was me, that is Alex, and my three droogs, that is Pete, Georgie, and Dim

As for the fluff… I’m thinking about a film. This film:

 
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Posted by on October 1, 2012 in Uncategorized

 

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A hint for my students

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Wow, does this man look powerful!

As I alluded to in an earlier post, there will be an extra credit question about some recent Presidential candidates. Nothing terribly hard. The one thing I will say is that I won’t ask anything as far back as Ford, who lost to Carter in 1976. 

By the way, isn’t it amazing that something so simple as one photograph could be plausibly considered a major contributing factor to losing a campaign?

 

 
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Posted by on September 24, 2012 in Uncategorized

 

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