A.p. Biology Chapter 5 (macromolecules)

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1.  What is a monomer?
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2.  What is a polymer?
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3.  How do you get from a monomer to a polymer?
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4.  How do you get from a polymer to a monomer?
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5.  What is a dehydration/condensation reaction?
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6.  What is hydrolysis?
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7.  What are carbohydrates?
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8.  What is the ratio of carbohydrate chemical formulas?
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9.    How many calories are in 1g of carbohydrate?
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10.  What is the monomer of carbs?
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11.  What are the 3 monosaccharides?
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12.  What is the polymer of a carbohydrate?
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13.  What holds 2 monosaccharides together?
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14.  What does glucose+glucose give you?
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15.  What does glucose+fructose give you?
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16.  What does glucose+galactose give you?
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17.  What is starch?
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18.  What are the alpha glucoses?
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19.  What are the beta glucoses (structural polysaccharides?
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20.  What are the 2 plant starches?
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21.  What is animal starch called?
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22.  What is cellulose used for?
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23.  What is chitin used for?
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24.  What are lipids?
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25.  What are lipids made with?
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26.  How many carbons do fatty acids have?
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27.  What links fatty acids with glycerol?
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28.  What is a monoglyceride?
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29.  What is a diglyceride?
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30.  What is a triglyceride?
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31.  What is another name for a triglyeride?
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32.  How many calories are in 1g of fat?
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33.  What does fat do?
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34.  What is a saturated fat?
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35.  Are saturated fats straight or bent?
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36.  Are unsaturated fats straight or bent?
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37.  Name a quality of saturated fats
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38.  Name a quality of unsaturated fats
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39.  What does it mean if an unsaturated fat is bent?
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40.  What is a polyunsaturated fat?
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41.  How do phospholips form?
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42.  What do phospholips do?
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43.  What is the polar/hydrophyllic part of the phospholipid?
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44.  What is the non-polar/hydrophobic part of the phospholipid?
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45.  What are cell membranes made of?
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46.  What is the head of a phospholipd?
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47.  What is are the tails of a phospholipid?
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48.  What is cholesterol?
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49.  How much dry weight is made of protein?
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50.  What is the monomer of protein?
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51.  What is an amino acid made of?
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52.  What are 2 amino acids called? 3+?
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53.  What is the 3D shape of proteins called?
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54.  What are primary proteins held together by?
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55.  What are secondary proteins held together by?
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56.  What are tertiary proteins held together by?
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57.  What are quarternary proteins held together by?
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58.  What is the difference between beta-pleated sheet and alpha-pleated helix?
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59.  What creates the conformation of a protein? (puts if from primary to quarternary?)
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60.  What does it mean to denature a protein?
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61.  How do you denature a protein?
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62.  Give an example of a nucleic acid.
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63.  What is the monomer of nucleic acids?
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64.  What 3 things do you need to make a nucleotide?
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65.  Which 5 carbon sugar do you need for nucleotide?
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66.  What are the 2 types of nitrogenous bases?
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67.  What are the 3 pyrimidines?
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68.  What is cytosine used in?
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69.  What is thymine used in?
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70.  What is uricil used in?
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71.  How do you make the polymer of nucleotide?
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72.  What links a phosphate and a sugar of nucleotide?
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73.  Is RNA double or single stranded?
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74.  Is DNA double or single stranded?
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75.  In DNA, how many H bonds do you need between C and G?
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76.  In DNA, how many H bonds are between T and A?
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77.  What does antiparallel refer to?
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78.  What is the radius of DNA?
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79.  What is the height of DNA staircase?
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80.  What is the distance between steps on DNA?
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81.  How many steps are in one turn of DNA?
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82.  What does a double helix refer to?
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83.  What compliments A?
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84.  What compliments C?
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