Things to note about the midterm
Unfortunately, this was the type of exam where you either knew the material or you didnt.
There were a lot of structure and fill-in the blank questions. I had given many of you advice on
how to study for the class and on t
Study Guide for Final (BC511 Summer)
Note: This is only a very brief overview of the topics that will be covered on the exam.
These are things that I feel are important, and are more or less classic biochemistry
problems. There may be specifics I have for
Regarding the Quizzes
I know you folks really hate the pop quizzes (they frustrated me too when I took my
biochem series)but youll be surprised how much they help you to keep you on
your toes for studying for the midterm. They arent worth much, but you sh
Questions from old exams.
*Remember these questions are only here to give you an idea on the TYPE of questions that may be
asked on the midterm and final. Some of the questions here we have not covered yet in class or were
glossed over. You should be able
Henderson-Hasselbach and Acid-Base problems
General properties of water
ALL the amino acids and how to draw them with a general idea of pKa values for
the R groups and the amine and carboxyl groups
How to purify proteins (section 3.6)