Organic compounds provide energy for cells.
Organic compounds contain carbon.
Organic compounds are the building blocks of cells.
Organic compounds contain hydrogen.
Nucleic acids are a polymer made of amino acids.
Nucleic acids are found in the cells of all living organisms.
Nucleic acids contain the genetic information for making proteins.
Nucleic acids include both DNA and RNA.
Speed up chemical reactions in cells
Build tissues like bone, muscle, and blood
Store and transmit genetic information
DNA contains information for growth and development.
DNA is a polymer made of amino acids.
DNA contains the nitrogen bases G, C, A, & T.
DNA is found in the cells of all living organisms.
Similar to water molecules.
Dissolve in water (soluble)
Glucose is a carbohydrate.
Glucose is a polysaccharide.
Glucose is a source of energy for the cell.
Glucose is a monosaccharide.