Bio Chapt. 2
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___________ when something is made out of carbon
Different things that are attached to carbon are called..
What are the six different functional groups of carbon?
- Amino proteins
- Acid proteins
- Phosphate groups
What are the four molecules of life?
- Nucleic acid
What are the three kinds of carbs?
What type of carb is one simple sugar unit?
What type of carbs has two sugat units?
What are some examples of Disaccarides?
Sucrose and Maltose
A Monomer is what?
A single unit or building block
Polysaccarides are known as what?
Cell walls of plants is what?
The energy storage in animals is what?
Used often as insect exoskeletons?
The following are the functions of what: Energy storage, membrane structure of cells, coatings, and Hormones:
What are the building blocks of fats and oils?
1 Glycerol and 3 fatty acids
This fatty acid is solid at room temperature and is only single carbons with hydrogens.
Saturated fatty acid
Fatty acid that is liquid at room temperature and has 1 or more double bonds?
Unsaturated fatty acid
Fatty acid that has 2 or more double bonds?
1st double bond after C3
Polyunsaturated fatty acid
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