# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 2103140662

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify the parts and functions of a cell.


Identification should include
  • the parts of a cell, as well as the location and function of DNA and RNA within a cell
  • the units of organization in the body from simplest (i.e., cells) to the most complex (i.e., systems).

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the relationship between cell shapes and cell functions?
  • What are the functions of the major organelles?
  • How does DNA affect genetics?
  • What is mitosis?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will investigate and understand common mechanisms of inheritance and protein synthesis. Key concepts include
  1. cell growth and division;
  2. gamete formation;
  3. cell specialization;
  4. prediction of inheritance of traits based on the Mendelian laws of heredity;
  5. historical development of the structural model of DNA;
  6. genetic variation;
  7. the structure, function, and replication of nucleic acids;
  8. events involved in the construction of proteins;
  9. use, limitations, and misuse of genetic information; and
  10. exploration of the impact of DNA technologies.

Other Related Standards

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