Acids and Bases in Biology

Acids and Bases in Biology

Acids and bases are important in living things because most enzymes can do their job only at a certain level of acidity.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Within an organism, what role do acids and bases play in the functioning of the body's parts?
STANDARDS:
HS-LS1 - Molecules to Organisms: Structures & Processes, HS-LS2-4 - Matter Cycling & Energy Flows, RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms, RST.5 - Text Structure

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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