Protein Review

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Protein Quizzes & Trivia

Proteins are large biomolecules that consist of one or more long chains of amino acid residues. They perform numerous functions such as DNA replication, stimuli response, catalysing metabolic reactiosn and transporting molecules. What do you know about proteins?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the central atom in an Amino Acid?
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Carbon

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Water

    • E. 

      Amino

  • 2. 
    A_______ is a polymer constructed from a set of just 20 kinds of monomers called Amino Acids?
  • 3. 
    What determines a Proteins function?
    • A. 

      Shape

    • B. 

      Taste

    • C. 

      Reactivity

    • D. 

      Number of electrons

    • E. 

      Number of Protein

  • 4. 
    Explain how heat can destroy a Protein.
  • 5. 
    Which of these is NOT a function of Protein
    • A. 

      Defend Body from harmful microorganisms

    • B. 

      Form hair

    • C. 

      Form Muscle

    • D. 

      Eat acids

    • E. 

      Nutrient storage

  • 6. 
    The_group is what makes amino acids different.
  • 7. 
    ___________ is the chain of amino acids linked together by cells to create protein.
  • 8. 
  • 9. 
    What determines the 3-D shape of a protein molecule?
  • 10. 
    When a protein loses its shape it also loses what?