Proteins Trivia Facts: MCQ Quiz!

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Below is a Proteins Trivia Facts Quiz: Do You Really Know much about them? The human body needs a lot of things to function and one of the ingredients is proteins. Are you planning on going on a diet or giving someone advice on foods they should eat? Well, this quiz is for you, do give it a try and learn more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is a function of some proteins?
    • A. 

      A. Emulsify fats.

    • B. 

      B. Make up genes.

    • C. 

      C. Make up cell walls.

    • D. 

      D. Speed up chemical reactions.

  • 2. 
    A glucose molecule contains:
    • A. 

      A. six carbon atoms.

    • B. 

      B. two high-energy phosphates

    • C. 

      C. three fatty acids and glycerol.

    • D. 

      D. a long chain of carbohydrate rings.

  • 3. 
    The building blocks or monomers that make up carbohydrates are:
    • A. 

      Nucleotides.

    • B. 

      Amino acids.

    • C. 

      Monosaccharides.

    • D. 

      Fatty acids and glycerol.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following molecules is a carbohydrate?
    • A. 

      C3 H7O2N

    • B. 

      C6H12O6

    • C. 

      C13H26O2

    • D. 

      C20H40O2

  • 5. 
    Carbohydrates are composed of:
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Nucleic acids.

    • C. 

      Monosaccharides.

    • D. 

      Glycerol and fatty acids

  • 6. 
    The unit molecule of a protein is:
    • A. 

      glucose.

    • B. 

      glycerol.

    • C. 

      A fatty acid

    • D. 

      An amino acid.

  • 7. 
    Glucose in cells is used primarily:
    • A. 

      As an energy source.

    • B. 

      To produce membranes.

    • C. 

      To store genetic material

    • D. 

      To produce enzymes that catalyze reactions.

  • 8. 
    The breakdown of a disaccharide may produce:
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Glycerol

    • C. 

      Fatty acids

    • D. 

      Amino acids.

  • 9. 
    The bending and folding of a protein molecule would produce a:
    • A. 

      tertiary structure

    • B. 

      primary structure.

    • C. 

      Secondary structure.

    • D. 

      The linear sequence of amino acids.

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is made up of a long chain of glucose molecules?
    • A. 

      DNA

    • B. 

      Starch

    • C. 

      Phospholipid

    • D. 

      Pepsin

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