Modeling a Membrane

posted Nov 2, 2016, 8:31 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Nov 2, 2016, 11:24 AM ]
Here are the questions from the Modeling a Membrane Activity today:
  1. Use Page 204 to draw the cell membrane
  2. Use Page 204 to model the cell membrane
  3. What is the function of the cell membrane
  4. Why might the cell membrane be called a mosaic model?
  5. What is the function of the proteins in the cell membrane?
  6. What is the function of the carbohydrate chains in the cell membrane?
  7. What does it mean to say the membrane is selectively permeable?
  8. Why is it important that cell membranes are selectively permeable?
  9. What do the terms Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic mean?
You can look these up on your own, or use the book information below.