it14spr101.20cc2t10 11 12(12).txt

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  1. A group of organic chemicals that are insoluble in water but are soluble in in organic solvents
    lipids
  2. Building blocks of fat molecules
    fatty acids
  3. Organic compound that is a building block of fat molecules
    glycerol
  4. Have one or more double bonds between carbon atoms
    unsaturated fatty acids
  5. Complex structures that include connected rings of carbon atoms
    steroids
  6. Contains two fatty acid chains but a third chain containing a portion containing phosphate group
    phospholipids
  7. A glycerol molecule combines with three fatty acids to form a single fat molecule
    triglyceride
  8. Water soluble, head of a fatty acid
    hydrophilic
  9. Tail of a fatty acid, water insoluble
    hydrophobic
  10. Nitrogen- containing organic compound composed of bonded amino acid molecules
    proteins
  11. Help speed up reactions. Considered to be a catalyst
    enzyme
  12. Building blocks of proteins
    Amino acids
  13. 3D shapes of proteins
    conformation
  14. Amino acid sequence of polypeptide chain
    primary structure
  15. Polypeptide chain forms a spring-like coil or folds into other shapes
    secondary structure
  16. Points of attachment are further along the amino acid sequence
    tertiary structure
  17. Two or more polypeptide chains combine to form a single protein molecule
    quaternary structure
  18. Dramatic change in secondary or tertiary structure
    denature
  19. Have a NH2 group at one end
    amino group
  20. COOH group at the other end
    carboxyl group
  21. Carbon atom that is bonded to a hydrogen atom and another group of atoms
    central carbon atom
  22. Distinguishes one type of amino acid from another
    R group
  23. Carries instructions in the form of genes that control a cells activates
    Nucleic acid
  24. Building block of nucleic acids
    nucleotides
  25. Composed of nucleotides that have ribosome sugar. A single polynucleotide chain
    RNA
  26. Has deoxyribose sugar. Double polynucleotide chain formed into a helix
    DNA

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