SCB 115 Lab 3 Exercise 6 – Enzymes

Exercise 6 Content

Learning Objectives

After completing this lab, the students will be able to:

  • Understand what an enzyme is, what it does, and how it works. 
  • Understand the effect of enzyme concentration and pH on enzyme function. 

Lab Readings

Read the following materials before you begin the experiment.

  1. Enzymes (Lumen learning)
  2. Introduction to Biology (LibreTexts)


View 048 – Enzymes video below or on YouTube before you start the lab activity.

Lab Activity

In this experiment, you will observe the effect of pH on Amylase activity.

  1. Enzymes – GCSE Science Required Practical


  1. Enzyme practice Quiz.