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carbohydrates organic compounds that provide the main source for energy for the body made up of simple sugars
nucleic acids organic substances found in organisms they are made of nucleotides
mono one
di two
poly many
de to remove / take away
ose sugar
ase enzyme
saccharide sugar
hydro/a water
dehydrate to remove water
lysis to " break " down
synthesis to build or put together
glyco sweet
hydrolosis breaking down something with water
dehydration synthesis putting something together by removing the water
inorganic compounds compounds having either carbon or hydrogen
organic compounds compounds having both carbon and hydrogen
lipids organic molecules cant be dissovled in water .. they are made of glycerol and fatty acids
proteins organic molecules that are needed for growth and repair and are made of chains of amino acids
amico acids subunits for building blocks of proteins
peptide molecule composed of two or more amino acids in a chain
enzymes organic molecules that control the rate / speed of chemical reactions
catalysts compound that speeds up or slows down chemical reaction
denature changing the shape of the enzyme
dna hereditary material in the nucleus of almost every cell
rna nucleic acid that assist dna in making protein
monomer molecule that makes up the subunit of a polymer
polymer macromolecule made up of many monomers
glycogen molecule in which gluclose is stored in the liver
Created by: ney valentino