Anabolism Anatomy Quiz

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This quiz is about anabolism from the metabolism chapter in my anatomy book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In Anabolism, larger molecules are _________ from smaller ones, requiring input of energy.
    • A. 

      Burned

    • B. 

      Constructed

    • C. 

      Frozen

    • D. 

      Melted

  • 2. 
    Anabolism removes water by a process called ___________.
    • A. 

      Hydrolysis

    • B. 

      Dehydration synthesis

    • C. 

      Phosphorylation

    • D. 

      Cellular respiration

  • 3. 
    Anabolism provides all the materials required for cellular growth and repair.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Anabolism is going from simple molecules to complex.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Dehydration synthesis joins many simple __________ molecules to form larger molecules of glycogen.
    • A. 

      Protein

    • B. 

      Sugar

    • C. 

      Salt

    • D. 

      Fat

  • 6. 
    When dehydration synthesis joins the monosaccharides to form glycogen, energy is _______.
    • A. 

      Destroyed

    • B. 

      Delayed

    • C. 

      Stored

  • 7. 
    When monosaccharide units join, an -OH (hydroxyl group) from one monosaccharide molecule and an -H (hydrogen atom)  from an -OH group  of another are _________.
    • A. 

      Added

    • B. 

      Multiplied

    • C. 

      Removed

  • 8. 
    As the -OH and -H react to produce a water molecule, the monosaccharides are joined by a shared ________ atom.
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Carbon

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Helium

  • 9. 
    As dehydration synthesis repeats, the molecular chain extends which forms a ________.
    • A. 

      Polysaccharide

    • B. 

      Disaccharide

    • C. 

      Monosaccharide

  • 10. 
    Glycerol and fatty acid molecules join by dehydration synthesis in fat (adipose) to form fat molecules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Dehydration synthesis also builds protein molecules by joining _____ acid molecules.
    • A. 

      Fatty

    • B. 

      Amino

  • 12. 
    Generally, a polypeptide bond consisting of 100 or more amino acid molecules is called a _______.
    • A. 

      Salt

    • B. 

      Fat

    • C. 

      Protein

    • D. 

      Sugar

  • 13. 
    Some proteins consist of more than one polypeptide chain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    How many amino acids are there?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      30