Carbohydrates - end in 'ose'
Single Ring Monosacharride
Double Ring Disacharride
Many Ring Polysacharride
Broken down by HYDROLYSIS
Protein: Made of Amino Acids the "building blocks"
Used for growth and repair. They are also used as a last resort for energy during cellular respiration. The code for the order of amino acids is stored in the DNA.
Lipids:Info on Lipids
Good Remedial Site for Review
Nucleic Acids:Info on Nucleic Acids
Open Ended Question
Describe with exampl.es the 4 major families of organic compounds (Protein, Lipid, Carbohydrate, and Nucleic Acids)
Water exists as a polar covalent molecule (+ -)
One of the most important concepts for living organisms
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