itspr14101.20dch2t10 11 12.txt

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Vocab for Chapter 2, Topics 10-12
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  1. ´╗┐What is a group of organic compounds including fats, oils, phospholipids, and steroids
    lipids
  2. One of the building blocks of a fat molecule
    fatty acid
  3. The organic compound building block for fat molecules
    glycerol
  4. The single carbon-carbon bond, links all carbon atoms
    saturated fatty acid
  5. One or more double bonds
    unsaturated fatty acids
  6. Type of organic molecule including complex rings of carbon and hydrogen atoms
    steriod
  7. Molecule consisting of 2 fatty acids, phosphate group bound to a glycerol molecule
    phospholipid
  8. A lipid composed of 3 fatty acids and a glycerol molecule
    triglycerides
  9. Soluble in water, head of the molecule
    hydrophilic
  10. Insoluble in water, forms tail of the molecule
    hydrophobic
  11. Nitrogen containing organic compound composed of bonded amino acid molecules
    protein
  12. Protein catalyzes specific biochemical reaction
    enzymes
  13. Organic compound, structural unit of protein molecule
    amino acid
  14. 3-D structure of a protein
    conformation
  15. Amino acid sequence, portion of protein molecule
    primary structure
  16. Polypeptide chain
    secondary structure
  17. Pleated and coiled polypeptide, 3-D
    tertiary structure
  18. Two or more polypeptide chains, single protein molecule
    quaternary structure
  19. Dramatic change
    denature
  20. Amino group
    (-NH2)
  21. Carboxyl group
    (-COOH)
  22. Single carbon atom
    central carbon atom
  23. The central carbon bonded to a hydrogen atom and to another group is
    R group
  24. What are the building blocks of lipids
    fatty acids, glycerol
  25. What are three examples of lipids
    fats
  26. What is unique about the structure of a phospholipid
    part of the molecule is soluble in water(protein) part is insoluble in water(fatty acid portion)
  27. Three things that can denature a protein
    heat, radiation, pH changes
  28. The building blocks of a protein
    amino acid, carboxyl group, R group
  29. Five functions of proteins are
    they serve as structural materials, energy sources, chemical messengers, chemical receptors,and antibodies

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