This is a discussion leader to bring students into the topic of "Metals in Biochemistry- Structural Roles" by reminding them of pieces they already know from General Chemistry and other courses.
A student should be able to apply their knowledge of Lewis acid-base theory to predict the amino acids that will bind a particular metal. A student should be able to apply their knowledge of transition metal oxidation states to predict whether the metal can play a redox role. A student should be able to apply their knowledge of VSEPR to predict structure.
This is mainly a discussion leader. Assessment focuses on student's ability to apply this same logic to other systems at a later time
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Hi, did you ever get the answer key for this? I know it has been a while but I was just wondering..
Emilly, thanks for the reminder.. this got lost in my todo list... I will write a scribbled one and send it directly to you and then pretty it up for VIPEr. How soon do you need it? I will be away until Monday.
How are you? I'm sorry my reply is coming almost 2 years later! I was wondering if you ever sent the Ans Key over to me?