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Organic Molecules

Organic Molecules - Term Definition Organic Molecules...

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Term: Organic Molecules Definition: molecules that contain carbon, are complex, and are produced by organisms; carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acid Term: Tetravalent Definition: a molecule that can make 4 bonds Term: Complexity Definition: describing a molecule that is more complex than Methane (CH4) Term: Monosaccharides Definition: simple sugars; glucose, fructose, galactose, ribose, deoxyribose Term: Glucose/Fructose/Galactose/Ribose/D eoxyribose Definition: monosaccharides that contains Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen
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Term: Isomers Definition: compounds with the same formula but different structure Term: Nucleic Acid Definition: complex substance, such as RNA and DNA, present in living cells Term: Maltose Definition: glucose + glucose Term: Sucrose Definition: glucose + fructose Term: Lactose Definition: glucose + galactose
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Term: Condensation Reaction Definition: a chemical reaction in which two or more molecules combine to produce water or another simple molecule Term: Cellular Respiration Definition: process that releases energy by breaking down glucose and other food molecules in the presence of oxygen Term: Hydrolysis Definition: a chemical reaction in which water reacts with a compound to produce other compounds; C12H22O11+H2O=2C6H12O6 Term: Disaccharides Definition: Carbohydrates that are made up of two monosaccharides Term: Polysaccharides Definition: Carbohydrates that are made up of more than two monosaccharides
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Term: Polymers Definition: large compound formed from combinations of many monomers Term:
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