4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- a subgroup of the steroids and an important class of organic molecules. They occur naturally in plants, animals, and fungi, with the most familiar type of animal sterol being cholesterol. Cholesterol is vital to cellular function, and a precursor to fat-soluble vitamins and steroid hormones.
- organic compound consisting of a three-carbon backbone (glycerol) attached to three fatty acids
- a lipid made of three fatty acid molecules and one glycerol molecule
3 True/False Questions
phospholipids → Nonpolar molecules that are not soluble or mostly insoluble in water. They include fats, phospholipds, steroids, and waxes.
Saturated Fat → fat in which all three fatty acid chains contain the maximum possible number of hydrogen atoms
Unsaturated Fats → fat in which all three fatty acid chains contain the maximum possible number of hydrogen atoms