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Moving Molecules

In Moving Molecules, you will explore, identify and examine the efficiency with which cells create energy. Learn to identify the differences between Passive Transport and Active Transport and what makes each system unique and efficient. Rooted in the Sciences, you will make connections between Osmosis, Diffusion and Facilitated Diffusion to determine key aspects of the energy process. With critical thinking skills gained by comparing and contrasting Endocytosis and Exocytosis, you will gain a well-developed comprehension of Moving Molecules and how it fits within the big picture in the field of Biology.

Next Generation Science Standards-Aligned Tutorials and Pathways

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Next Generation Science-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our Science Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

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Human Biology

Examine the molecular and cellular basis of life as well as genetics and organ systems.

Pathways that Teach Moving Molecules

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
Moving Molecules Pathway
Concepts: 6
Quiz Points: 90
The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.