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mariel collado

voc words that i need to know

mono one
di two
poly many
de to remove/ take away
ose sugar
ase enzyme
hydro/a water
dehydrate to remove water
lysis to ''break'' down
sinthesis to build or put together
glyco sweet
hydrolysis breaking something down 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 [fats] organic molecules that cant be dissolved in water. they are made of glycerol and fatty acids.
prteins organic molecules that are needed for growth and repair and are made of chains of amino acids.
carbohydrates organic compounds that are the main source of energy for body y made simple sugars
nucleic acids organic substances found in organisms they are made of nucleotides
amino acids subunits or building blocks of protein
peptide molecule composed of two or more amino acids in a chain
enzymes organic molecules that control the rate speed of chemical reaction
catalyst compound that speeds up or slows down chemical reaction
denature changing the shape of the enzymes
dna changing the shape of the enzymes
rna changing the shape of the enzymes
monomer molecule that make up the subunit of a polymer ex:glucose +glucose
polymer macromolecule [big] made up of many monomers
glycogen molecule in which glucose is stored in the liver
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