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Biology 2.3 Vocab


monomer Each sub unit in a complete molecule
polymer A large molecule made of many monomers bonded together
Carbohydrates Molecules composed of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
Lipids Non polar molecules that include fats, oils, and cholesterol.
Fatty acids Chains of carbon atoms bonded to hydrogen atoms.
Protein A polymer made of monomers called amino acids.
Amino Acids Molecules that contain carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sometimes sulfur.
Nucleic Acids Polymers that are made of monomers called nucleotides.
Hydrogen bond An attraction between a slightly positive hydrogen atom and a slightly negative atom, often oxygen or nitrogen
Cohesion The attraction between molecules of a substance
Adhesion The attraction among molecules of different substances
Solution Is a mixture of substances that is the same throughout - it is a homogeneous mixture
Solvent The substance that is present in the greater amount and that dissolves the other substance
Solute A substance that dissolves in a solvent
Acid A compound that releases a proton when it dissolves in water
Bases Compounds that remove positive hydrogen atoms from a solution
pH What a solutions acidity is measured in
Created by: albricha7550



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