The Chemical Basis of Life Study Guide

4 5 6 organic chemistry organic chemistry is the study

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Unformatted text preview: ecules. 4. 5. 6. Organic Chemistry ❛❛Organic chemistry is the study of carbon-containing substances. ❜❜ Match these terms with the correct statement or definition: Inorganic molecules Organic molecules 1 . Include carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and nucleic acids. 2 . All molecules that do not contain carbon (except carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide). Carbohydrates ❛❛Carbohydrates are small to very large molecules that are composed of ❜❜ carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms. Match these terms with the correct statement or definition: Disaccharides Monosaccharides Polysaccharides 1 . Simple sugars (e.g., glucose) that are the building blocks for other carbohydrates. 2 . Sucrose and other double sugars. 3 . Many monosaccharides bound in long chains, e.g., glycogen and starch. 6 Lipids ❛❛Lipids dissolve in nonpolar solvents such as alcohol or acetone, but not in water. ❜❜ Match these terms with the correct statement or definition: Fatty acids Glycerol Lipids Saturated Tria...
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