General Biology l/2.1 Elements, Atoms, and Compounds

"This learning object covers Elements, Atoms, and Compounds. Explained and demonstrated by video and animations are atoms and their compounds: protons, neutrons, nucleus, electrons, atomic number, mass number, isotopes, atomic weight, and molecules. Also discussed is about Chemical elements and information detailing how to read and identify elements on the Periodic Table. Also included in the learning object is a Periodic Table an interactive activity . Other resources included are videos, animations, and self-assessments. When you have completed your review of the module, try the self-assessment to check your knowledge. This learning object is part 4 of 24 parts that comprise the General Biology 1 course. This grant product was created by the Community College Consortium for Bioscience Credentials and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. "
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Forsyth Technical Community College
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Community College Consortium for Bioscience Credentials( c3bc)  Grant #TC-23761-1260-A-37
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Elements, atoms, compounds, chemical, connections, matter, proton, neutron, electron, isotopes, atomic, molecule, carbon, periodic, table

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Biological and Biomedical Sciences (26)
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Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
16 Hours
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
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Introduction to Biology
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