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These determine the functions and properties of a certain molecule. they are groups of atoms that act together usually found at the end of a hydrocarbon chain. They are responsible for chemical reactions, because chemical reactions take place at the ends of molecules.
Macromolecules are constructed of smaller molecules called ________________, which are subdivided into their basic units called ____________.
This is the process in which monomers are joined to form polymers. Give both names.
This is the anabolic process by which two molecules are chemically bonded through the use of enzymes and the loss of water.
This is the catabolic process by which the bond between monomers are broken by an enzyme and the addition of water.
These are compounds that have the same structural formulas but different arrangements of atoms.
Glucose, fructose, and galactose are different types of monomers called _____________ in the macromolecules __________________________.
These are the functions of ____________:
- source of short term energy
- building blocks of polymers
- build structural material like cellulose
- tags that can help you identify a cell
Cellulose is a _____________________ which is the polymer of ________________________.
This is a type of polysaccharide that is very sturdy and makes up the cell walls of plants.
This is a type of polysaccharide that is found in crawfish, crab, lobster, and even in spiders and other insects.
These polysaccharides have three cells of chains, each chain connected by a hydrogen bond.
This is a disaccharide, a sugar found in beer and wine from fermenting. It is made of glucose and glucose.
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