I. Types of Metabolic Reactions
The sum of all reactions in the body = metabolism.
Products and Reactants: all chemical reactions involve the
transformation of reactants into products:
(= a forward reaction)
Reactions may also be
Key Terms for Cell Transport Mechanisms and Permeability
Do Activities 1-4
You will need to understand the following background info prior to
doing this computer simulation.
PLEASE UNDERSTAND THAT THE SIMULATION IS SET UP TO
SIMULATE HOW SUBSTANCES MOVE A
The Cell: Structure and Function
Biomolecules: they are molecules synthesized by living organisms, which
contain carbon atoms.
Carbohydrates: composed of Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen in a
ratio of 1:2:1
These molecules are polar thus they readil