What are the of organic compounds?
Carbohydrates, Lipids, nucleic acids, and proteins.
What is the function of Carbohydrates?
Main source of Energy and structural purposes.
What is the function of Lipids?
Used to store energy....they are important parts of biological membranes and waterproof coverings.
What is the function of Nucleic Acids?
They store and transmit hereditary or genetic info.
What is the function of Proteins?
Carry out chemical reactions, transport small molecules in and out of cells, and fight diseases.
Small units that can join together with other small units to form polymers.
Large compound formed from combinations of many monomers.
Compounds made up of carbon, hydrogen, and oxgen atoms usually in a ratio of 1:2:1
Single sugar molecules.
Large molecules foromed from monosaccharides.
Large and varied goup of biological molecules that are generally not soluble in water. Mostly from carbon and hydrogen atoms.
Macromolecules containing hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, carbon, and phosphorus.
Consist of 3 parts; a 5-Carbon sugar, a phosphate group, and a nitrogenous base.
A kind of nucleic acid contains sugar ribose.
A kind of nucleic acid containing the sugar, deoxyribose.
They are macromolecules that containing nitrogen as well as carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
Proteins are polymers of molecules.