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Biology Notebook: 01.02 The Chemistry of LifeObjectives:Compare the structure and function of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleicacidsDescribe how enzymes regulate chemical reactionsKey Questions and TermsNotesFour main types of organic macromolecules:1.Carbohydrates2.Lipids3.Proteins4.nucleic acidWhat do all of these macromolecules have incommon?These molecules all contain carbon atomsCarbohydratesDefine polymer.a substance made up of very large molecules.Define monosaccharide and provide twoexamples.What do monosaccharides provide for cells?They provide energy for the cell.What is the basic formula for monosaccharidesand how is the shape determined?
Define polysaccharide and provide twoexamples.

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