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What do Proteins function as?
- Building muscle
- Carry out chemical reactions
- Act as doorways
- Provide movement for some cells
- Every protein has nitrogen in it
What don't proteins give you?
What does every protein have?
How are Amino acids joined?
by using a peptide bond
How many amino acids exist in nature?
What are proteins that accelerate a chemical reaction?
What is a structure to be broken down?
The site where the enzyme and the substrate bind together?
What do enzymes usually end in?
Can enzymes be reused?
Lactaste will break down lactose to form what?
Glucose and Galactose
What are the building blocks of proteins?
All amino acids contain what?
NH2 and carboxyl
Sucrase would be an enzyme that would break down sucrose into what?
glucose and fructose
Maltase would be an enzyme that would break down maltose into what?
Glucose and Glucose
Classify a cracker into three groups
What is the enzyme in saliva called?
What does the enzyme Salivary Amylase do?
break down starch