homework BIS 103 lecture 01

homework BIS 103 lecture 01 - 4. What is the difference...

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Lecture 1 homework 1. Compare Catabolism and Anabolism a. Define catabolism and anabolism b. Name examples of processes for each c. Name common cofactors used in each process, including the fully spelled-out name, not just the abbreviation d. Name examples of end products for each process 2. Name a common way an unfavorable reaction can become favorable and name an example where this is seen. 3. Describe how enzymes catalyze chemical reactions. What effects do enzymes have on transition states? What effects do enzymes have on Δ G differences between substrates and products?
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Unformatted text preview: 4. What is the difference between G and G ? 5. What happens if the G difference between E+S b ES is just as large as the G difference between E+S b ES ? 6. Calculate the enthalpie for the full oxidation of propanol. 7. For a reaction A b B with H=4,000 J/mol and S= -400 J/mol, will the reaction be spontaneous or not? 8. For a reaction A+B b C+D, the following equilibrium concentrations have been determined: [A]= 0.2 mol, [B]= 200 mmol, [C]=1200 *10^-6 mol, [D]=0.12 mol. What is the difference in the standard free Gibbs Energy?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2010 for the course BIS 103 taught by Professor Abel during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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