Section 3-2 Carbon Compounds

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Section 3-2 Carbon Compounds
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Section 3-2 Carbon Compounds
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  1. in most organic compounds, the cluster of atoms influence the properties of the molecules they compose
    functional group
  2. an organic compound with a hydroxyl group attached to one of its carbon atoms
    alcohol
  3. in many carbon compounds, the molecules are built up from smaller, simpler molecules
    monomers
  4. monomers can bond to one another and form complex molecules known as____.  They consist of repeated, linked units.  Unis may be identical or structurally related to each other.
    polymers
  5. Large polymers are called
    macromolecules
  6. Monomers link to form polymers through a chemical reaction
    condensation reaction
  7. The breakdown of some complex molecules, such as polymers occurs through a process.  The addition of water to some complex molecule, including polymers, under certain conditions can break the bonds that hold them together.
    hydrolysis
  8. one of certain compounds that contain a large amount of energy in their overall structure.
    adenosine triphosphate (ATP
  9. contain carbon atoms that are covalently bonded to other carbon atoms and to other elements as well.
    organic compound
  10. A carbon atom forms ___ covalent bonds with other atoms

    A) two
    B) six
    C) no
    D) four
    D) four

    A carbon atom forms four covalent bonds with other atoms
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