How Well Do You Know Proteins?

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How Well Do You Know Proteins?

There is much more to protein than being a class of food. Take this quiz to see how much you know about protein. You'll get your results immediately.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following are large biomolecules, or macromolecules, consisting of one or more long chains of amino acid residues?
    • A. 

      Polysaccharide

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Carbohydrate

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is known as a linear chain of amino acid residues ?
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Polysacharride

    • C. 

      Polypeptide.

    • D. 

      Monosacharride

  • 3. 
    The individual amino acid residues are bonded together by _____________and adjacent amino acid residues.
    • A. 

      Amine

    • B. 

      Peptide bonds

    • C. 

      Glycosidic bond

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Most proteins consist of linear polymers built from series of up to _________different L-α-amino acids.
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      5

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the  type of bond present in the link between amino acids of a polypeptide chain?
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Polypeptide bonds

    • C. 

      Peptide bonds

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is an end product of protein?
    • A. 

      Laelevulose

    • B. 

      Glucose

    • C. 

      Amino acids

    • D. 

      Glycosidic

  • 7. 
    Proteins are assembled from amino acids using information encoded in ______________.
    • A. 

      Genes

    • B. 

      Cytoplasm

    • C. 

      Ribosome

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is defined as the process of synthesizing a protein from an mRNA template?
    • A. 

      Interpret

    • B. 

      Translation.

    • C. 

      Transcription

    • D. 

      Dogma

  • 9. 
    The four structures of proteins are Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and _______________ structures
    • A. 

      PreSchool

    • B. 

      Nursery

    • C. 

      Quatenary

    • D. 

      Modern

  • 10. 
    Short proteins can also be synthesized chemically by a family of methods known as _________ synthesis
    • A. 

      Peptide

    • B. 

      Glucose

    • C. 

      Glycosidic

    • D. 

      None of the above