BJUP Life Chap 3

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  1. Name the 4 categories of molecules
    • carbohydrates
    • proteins
    • nucleic acids
    • lipids
  2. Building blocks of proteins
    amino acids (20)
  3. Building blocks of nucleic acids
    nucleotides (contain instructions/code)
  4. Name 3 types of lipids
    steroids, cholesterol, wax
  5. Where do you commonly find lipids in the cell?
    Cell membrane
  6. Name 4 types of carbohydrates
    • sugars
    • starches
    • cellulose
    • glycogen
  7. Where do you find cellulose?
    In plants and in chitin (exoskeleton of insects)
  8. Name 4 main cell functions
    • Use energy
    • Manufacture materials
    • Responds to stimuli
    • Reproduces
  9. Who named the cell?
    Robert Hooke
  10. Name two type of nucleic acids
    DNA, RNA
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BJUP Life Chap 3
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