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Unformatted text preview: 1-List the four properties of carbon atoms Chapter 3 summary1.Carbon has four binding sites. Joanne Tellez2. Carbon bonds with many different elements.3. Carbon allows complex shapes in molecules.4. Carbon makes double and triple bonds.2-Define functional group and why it is so important. Atoms or groups of atoms covalently bonded to a carbon backbone; they convey distinct properties, such as solubility and chemical reactivity, to the complete molecule. They allow organisms to make many different substances efficiently3-Define carbohydrate. Tell me the three classes of carbohydrates we discussed. In each class, tell me the molecules we discussed in class and what function they have.Carbohydrate-carbon hydrogen and oxygen in a 1:2:1 ratio1. Monosaccharide-simple sugars glucose and fructose- supply quick energy2. Disaccharide-lactose, sucrose and maltose- used for energy3. Polysaccharide- Starch is long term energy storage in plants-months....
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