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Chapter_2_Study_G - 21. What is metabolism? 22. What is a...

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BSC 2085 LECTURE Chapter 2 Study Guide Chapter 2 1. Atoms: concept and characteristics, what determines their chemical behavior? 2. How many electrons are there in the innermost electron shell in an atom? 3. The atomic # of an atom is determined by: ----------------------- 4. The smallest stable units of matter are:------------------------------ 5. What is atomic weight? 6. What is a molecule? 7. Sub atomics particles? How are they charged? 8. Ionic, covalent, hydrogen bonds. 9. Are the covalent and the hydrogen strong or weak bonds? 10. States of mater. Characteristics. 11. What is a synthesis reaction? What is decomposition reaction? 12. What is a dehydration reaction? 13. What is Hydrolysis? What is condensation synthesis? 14. What is an exergonic reaction what is an endergonic reaction? 15. What is enzyme reaction? Characteristics of the Enzymes. 16. What is active site? What is a substrate? 17. What is activation energy? 18. Why the enzymes are catalysts? 19. What is saturation limit?
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20. How the lack of a cofactor affects the enzyme’s function?
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Unformatted text preview: 21. What is metabolism? 22. What is a nutrient? 23. What is a metabolite? 24. What is a hydrophilic molecule? What is a hydrophobic molecule? 25. Examples of organic compounds. Organic compounds: classifications and functions of each of them 26. What is a protein? 27. Name the protein shapes 28. Name the examples of protein structures (4) 29. Function of the proteins? 30. What is denaturation? 31. What is an amino acid? 32. What is a Peptide bond? Give examples. 33. Name the structural lipids. 34. What is the most important metabolic fuel in the body? 35. What is the table sugar? 36. What is glycogen? 37. Examples of inorganic compound 38. What is the table salt? 39. What is a prostaglandin? 40. Most of the fat found in the human body is in the form of------------------------------41. Function of the buffers? 42. Ph, Values. 43. Acidosis. Values. Alkalosis. Values. 44. Name the nucleic acids....
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