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biologically important organic compounds containing amine and carboxylic acid functional groups, along with a side-chain specific to each amino acid. Amino Acids
The main source of energy for animals Animal Carb
Any molecule that is present a living organins Biological Molecule
a substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change. Catalyst
Sugars, Pasta, One basic food for a healthy leaving Carbohydrates
An organic compound with the formula n Cellulose
Something that results in high blood prssure Diabetes
Deoxyribonucleic acid DNA
macromolecular biological catalysts Enzymes
A group of any of those occurring as esters in fats and oils. Fatty Acids
Is a test that measures the amount of a sugar in your blood Glucose
a clear colourless viscous sweet-tasting liquid belonging to the alcohol family of organic compounds Glycerol
Is a multibranched polysaccharide of glucose that serves as a form of energy storage in animals and fungi Glycogen
red protein responsible for transporting oxygen in the blood of vertebrates Hemoglobin
incapable of being dissolved Insoluble
The act of separating a body from others by nonconductors so as to prevent the transfer of electricity or of heat also the state of a body so separated Insulation
s a hormone that lowers the level of glucose in t he blood Insulin
comprise a group of naturally occurring molecules that include fats, waxes, sterols, fat-soluble vitamins Lipids
A molecule that may react chemically to another molecule of the same type to form a larger molecule Monomer
containing molecule that has the same chemical properties as a base Nitrogenous Base
consist of either one or two long chains of repeating units called nucleotideswhich consist of a nitrogen base Nucleic Acid
are organic molecules that serve as the monomers or sub units, of nucleic acids like DNA Nucleotide
A membrane bound structure that contains the cell's hereditary information and controls the cell's growth and reproduction Nucleus
A molecule of the kind normally found in living systems Organic Molecule
An element with an atomic weight of 15.96 Oxygen
is a chemical bond formed between two molecules when the carboxyl group of one molecule reacts with the amino group Peptide Bonds
Is an inorganic chemical and a salt of phosphoric acid Phosphate
A lipid containing phospho in a group of molecule phosolipid
Glucose is one of the products of photosynthesis in plants and other photosynthetic organisms Plant Sugar
is a large molecule, or macromolecule, composed of many repeated subunits Polymer

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Biology Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

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Biologically important organic compounds containing amine and carboxylic acid functional groups, along with a side-chain specific to each amino acid Amino Acids
These are the main sources of energy of animals animal carb
Any molecule that is present in living organism Biological Molecule
A substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change Catalyst
Any of a large group of organic compounds occurring in foods and living tissues and including sugars, starch, and cellulose Carbohydrate
A substance that is the chief part of the cell walls of plants and is used in making various products (as paper and rayon) cellulose
A group of diseases that result in too much sugar in the blood Diabetes
Deoxyribonucleic acid, a self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms as the main constituent of chromosomes. It is the carrier of genetic information. DNA
A catalyst or a chemical produced by cells to generally speed up specific chemical reaction without changing the chemical reaction at the end of the reaction Enzyme
Any of the group of a long chain of hydrocarbon derived from the breakdown of fats fatty acids
The main type of sugar in the blood and is the major source of energy for the body's cells glucose
A sweet, syrupy liquid obtained from animal fats and oils or by the fermentation of glucose, commonly used as a solvent glycerol
A branched polymer of glucose that is mainly produced in liver and muscle cells, and functions as secondary long-term energy storage in animal cells glycogen
Contained in the red blood cells of vertebrates and gives these cells their characteristic color hemoglobin
oil is __________ in water Insoluble
The act of separating a body from others by nonconductors, so as to prevent the transfer of electricity or of heat; insulation
A hormone produced in the pancreas by the islets of Langerhans that regulates the amount of glucose in the blood. A lack of this causes a form of diabetes Insulin
Cholesterol and triglycerides are these lipids
A molecule that can be bonded to other identical molecules to form a polymer. Monomer
A simple sugar and the simplest form of carbohydrate Monosaccharide
A nitrogen containing molecule that has the same chemical properties as a base Nitrogenous Base
A complex organic substance present in living cells, especially DNA or RNA, whose molecules consist of many nucleotides linked in a long chain Nucleic Acid
Organic molecules that serve as the monomers, or subunits, of nucleic acids like DNA Nulceotide
The central and most important part of an object, movement, or group, forming the basis for its activity and growth Nucleus
These are attached to other atoms of such elements as hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen Organic Molecule
A colorless, odorless reactive gas, the chemical element of atomic number 8 and the life-supporting component of the air Oxygen
A chemical bond formed between two molecules when the carboxyl group of one molecule reacts with the amino group of the other molecule, releasing a molecule of water Peptide Bond
An inorganic chemical and a salt of phosphoric acid Phosphate
a glycerol molecule, two fatty acids, and a phosphate group that is modified by an alcohol. phospholipid
Are found in the tissues of most plants, but are present in sufficient concentrations for efficient extraction only in sugarcane Plant sugar
A large molecule, or macromolecule, composed of many repeated subunits polymer

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Organic Chemistry Crossword

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A compound which have the same molecular formula but a different structural formula Isomer
Hydrocarbon having the general formula CnH2n+2 Alkane
Hydrocarbon that contains one or more carbon-carbon double bonds. Alkenes with only one carbon-carbon double bond have the general formula CnH2n Alkene
A substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change Catalyst
Reaction of alkenes with hydrogen, water or bromine Addition reaction
An organic acid containing the carboxyl group, -COOH. Carboxylic acid
The chemical name for burning Combustion
The breaking down of long chain hydrocarbon molecules a catalyst to produce smaller hydrocarbon molecules and/or hydrogen. Catalytic cracking
The conversion of glucose by microorganisms such as yeast into ethanol and carbon dioxide. Fermentation
A process that separates the components in a mixture on the bases of their different boiling points Fractional distillation
Organic compounds made up from the elements hydrogen and carbon only Hydrocarbons
A very large molecule built up of a number of repeating units called monomers Polymer
A formula which shows how the atoms are arranged in a molecule Structural formula
A family of organic compounds with members of the family having the same functional group and similar chemical properties Homologous series
The temperature at which a substance boils and turns to vapour Boiling point
A molecule that can be bonded to other identical molecules to form a polymer monomer
A mixture of hydrocarbons present under the earth's crust as a black sticky liquid Crude oil
A group of molecules attached to a backbone chain of a long molecule Side group
Used for fractional distillation of crude oil. Fractioning column
a sweet smelling chemical made by reacting an alcohol with an organic acid Esters

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Biomolecules Crossword

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are proteins catalysts that speed up the rate of a chemical reactions in the body enzymes
are the building blocks/subunits of proteins amino acids
are macromolecules made of many monomers joined together polymers
are the building blocks/subunits of nucleic acids nucleotides
is a polysaccharide made of glucose units hooked together found in plant cell walls cellulose
are organic compounds commonly called fats and oils. lipids
are organic compounds used to store and release energy carbohydrates
contains the elements carbon, hydrogen,oxygen and nitrogen and is composed of amino acids examples are insulin,hemglobin and enzymes protein
are the small building blocks of polymers monomers
is a simple one unit sugar such as glucose or fructose having the formula C6H12O6 monosaccharide
are the largest carbohydrate molecules, they are polymers composed of many monosaccharides linked together(starch, glycogen, chitin, etc.) polysaccharides
are macromolecules such as DNA and RNA nucleic acids
links amino acids together peptide bond
is a polysaccharide consisting of highly branched chains of glucose units used as food storage in plants starch
a polysaccharide with highly branched chains of glucose units, used by animals to store food glycogen

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Biochemistry crossword puzzle

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building blocks for life Aminoacid
hydrogen and oxygen atoms in a 2:1 ratio Carbohydrate
present in most organic acids Carboxyl
promotes a reaction Catalyst
carbohydrate found in cell walls cellulose
a lipid associated particulary with animal plasma Cholesterol
excessive loss of bottled water Dehydration
alter the natural qualities of something denature
a sugar or a carbohydrate, composed of two monosaccharides disaccharide
used as a catalyst in a specific biochemical reaction enzyme
derived from the breakdown of fats through hydrolysis fatty acid
a hexose sugar found especially in honey and fruit fructose
sugar that serves as the main source of energy for most living things glucose
a statment suggesting an explanation for an observation or an answer hydrolysis
something that can not be dissolved insoluble
the major sugar in human and bovine milk lactose
a molecule that may react chemically to another molecule of the same type to form a larger molecule monomer
a simple sugar monosaccharide
any substance contaning a carbon based compound organic
compound consisting of amino acids peptide
the process by which living cells that contain chlorophyll use light energy to make organic compounds phospholipids
a compound made up of several repeating units polymer
any of a class of carbohydrates formed by repeating units polysaccharide
an abbreviation far a group where a carbon or hydrogen atom is attached the the rest of the molecule Rgroup
a fatty acid with all potential hydrgen binding sites filled saturatedfat
potatos, seeds, bulbs, and tubers starch
a group name for lipids that contain a hydrogenated ring system steroid
used as a sweetening agent sucrose
a fat that contains a double bond unsaturatedfat
used for making explosives and antifreeze glycerol

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MACROMOLECULES Crossword

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A hydrogen bond is the electrostatic attraction between polar groups that occurs when a hydrogen (H) atom bound to a highly electronegative atom such as nitrogen (N), oxygen (O) or fluorine (F) experiences attraction to some other nearby highly electronegative atom. H-bonding
An organic compound is any member of a large class of gaseous, liquid, or solid chemical compounds whose molecules contain carbon. organicmolecule
large molecule, such as protein, commonly created by polymerization of smaller subunits macromolecule
a molecule that may bind chemically or supramolecularly to other molecules to form a polymer monomer
a substance that has a molecular structure consisting chiefly or entirely of a large number of similar units bonded toget many synthetic organic materials polymer
biological molecule consisting of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen atoms, usually with a hydrogen–oxygen atom ratio of 2:1 carbohydrate
called simple sugars monosaccharide
polymeric carbohydrate molecules composed of long chains of monosaccharide units bound together by glycosidic linkages and on hydrolysis give the constituent monosaccharides or oligosaccharides. polysaccharide
macromolecular biological catalysts enzyme
surface on which a plant or animal lives substrate
large biomolecules, or macromolecules, consisting of one or more long chains of amino acid residues. protein
covalent chemical bond formed between two amino acid molecules. peptidebond
biologically important organic compounds containing amine and carboxylic acid functional groups, aminoacid
a group of naturally occurring molecules that include fats, waxes, sterols, fat-soluble vitamins, monoglycerides, diglycerides, triglycerides, phospholipids, and others lipid
amylum is a polymeric carbohydrate consisting of a large number of glucose units joined by glycosidic bonds starch
a multibranched polysaccharide of glucose that serves as a form of energy storage in animals and fungi. glycogen
an insoluble substance that is the main constituent of plant cell walls and of vegetable fibers such as cotton. cellulose
holding as much water or moisture as can be absorbed; thoroughly soaked. saturated
having carbon–carbon double or triple bonds and therefore not containing the greatest possible number of hydrogen atoms for the number of carbons. unsaturated
the region of an enzyme where substrate molecules bind and undergo a chemical reaction. activesite
uncommon in nature but became commonly produced industrially from vegetable fats for use in margarine, snack food, packaged baked goods and frying fast food transfat
simple polyol compound. It is a colorless, odorless, viscous liquid that is sweet-tasting and non-toxic. glycerol
is a carboxylic acid with a long aliphatic chain, which is either saturated or unsaturated fattyacids
biopolymers, or large biomolecules, essential for all known forms of life. nucleicacids
organic molecules that serve as the monomers nucleotides
inorganic chemical and a salt of phosphoric acid. phosphate
carbohydrate with the formula C5H10O5; ribose
Deoxyribonucleic acid is a molecule that carries the genetic instructions used in the growth, development, functioning and reproduction of all known living organisms and many viruses DNA
Ribonucleic acid is a polymeric molecule implicated in various biological roles in coding, decoding, regulation, and expression of genes RNA
minimum energy which must be available to a chemical system with potential reactants to result in a chemical reaction. activationenergy

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Biomolecules Crossword

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What biomolecule carries genetic information NucleicAcids
What biomolecule is used for quick energy Carbohydrates
What biomolecule stores long-term energy Lipids
What biomolecule makes muscle Proteins
Sugars, starches, and cellulose Carbohydrates
Fats, oils, wax, cholesterol, cell membrane, and testoserone Lipids
DNA and RNA nucleicacids
Cartilage, meats, nuts, beans, feathers, skin, and hair Proteins
A carbohydrate whose molecules consist of a number of sugar molecules bonded together Polysaccharide
Its simple sugars and its the most basic units of carbohydrates Monosaccharides
It consists of two monosaccharide molecules joined together Disaccharides
Which fatty acid can have one or more bonds unsaturated
Which fatty acid has only single bonds Saturated
Formed from glycerol and three fatty acid groups Triglyceride
What is a lipid that contains a phosphate group in its molecule Phospholipid
What is a large number of amino-acids that are bonded together in a chain Polypeptides
Is a amino acid a polymer or a monomer Monomer
It forms the basic structural unit (base) of nucleic acids Nucleotides
Is DNA or RNA a monomer or polymer polymer
Only biomolecule with nitrogen Proteins

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Chemistry of life Crossword

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The basic unit of a chemical element Atom
A substance made of only one kind of atom (pure substance) Element
A substance made of joined atoms of two or more different elements Compound
A group of atoms bonded together Molecule
An attraction between substances of the same kind Cohesion
An attraction between different substances Adhesion
A mixture in which one or more substances are evenly distributed in another substance Solution
Compounds that form hydrogen Ions when dissolved in water Acid
Compounds that reduce the concentration of the hydrogen Ions in a solution Base
A biological molecule consisting of carbon (glucose) Carbohydrate
(FAT) saturated twice energy as carb Lipid
Amino Acid "Building Blocks" Protien
DNA RNA Nucleic Acid
biologically important organic compounds containing amine and carboxylic acid functional groups Amino Acid
property of objects which can be transferred to other objects or converted into different forms. Energy
the minimum quantity of energy that the reacting species must possess in order to undergo a specified reaction. Activation Energy
Used to regulate the rate (speed) Enzyme
Basic reaction (fits) Subtrate
a region on an enzyme that binds to a protein or other substance during a reaction. Active Site

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Organic Chemistry Crossword

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What alkane has 5 carbons? Pentane
What homologous series has a functional group of C=C? Alkenes
All ___________ compounds contain carbon. Organic
How many carbons dose butene have? Four
Alkenes are a _______ hydrocarbon because they have a C=C bond. Unsaturated
What is ethanol? Alcohol
What is the functional group of carboxylic acid? -COOH
Carboxylic acids react with alcohols to form _________ Esters
Alkanes only contain _______ bonds. Single
Unsaturated hydrocarbons decolourises __________ water. Bromine
Carboxylic acids react with hydroxides to produce a salt and _________. Water
_________ are large molecules built up from small units (monomers). Polymers
Nylon is used for ______ , clothes and fishing nets. Ropes
Proteins and what are a constituents of food. Carbohydrates
Proteins are made out of what acids? Amino
_______ are proteins that act as a biological catalyst. Enzymes
In fractional distillation separates petroleum into what? Fractions
__________ gases don't condense in a fractionating column. Refinery
Naphtha is used for making what? Chemicals
Alkanes are generally ________ except when burning. Unreactive

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Biochemistry Crossword

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Monomer of Proteins Amino Acid
A coplex sugar that fuels the body Carbohydrate
A set group of elements in an amino acid Carboxyl
A chemical that speeds up reactions without taking on any permanent change itself Catalyst
Makes up plant cell walls Cellulose
A common steroid in the human body that can case heart disease Cholesterol
(In comtext to deeper science)The act of losing or removing water to bond two compounds Dehydration
What happens to proteins when their hydrogen bonds are broken and they are straightened out Denature
A carbohydrate consisting of two sugars Disaccharide
A catalyst associated with digestion and the exceleration of reactions Enzyme
A caroxylic acid found in fats and oils Fatty Acid
A sugar that is relatively sweet and is found in fruit Fructose
A simple sugar that is found in starch in great chains, is a monosaccharide Glucose
A clear nontoxic solution that is sweet and is known for being a laxitive, is the "Backbone" of lipids Glycerol
The act of adding water to break apart bonds/compounds Hydrolysis
Unable to dissolve in water Insoluble
A disaccharide found primarily in dairy products, some humans lack the Enzyme to break it down you could almost say they are "Intolerable" Lactose
Make up polymers "The class is a polymer so we are ..." Monomer
A simple Carbohydrate consisting of one sugar, glucose is an example of this Monosaccharide
Derived from natural/living matter. Vegans only eat... foods Organic
The type of bonds that hold together Aino Acids and are roken down by Enzymes Peptide
A type of lipid that makes up cell membranes Phospholipids
Made up of monomers, " We are monomers so te class is a....." Polymer
A carbohdrate that contains 3 or more sugars, sometimes in chains. Polysaccharide
The varrying group of elements in an Amino Acid R-Group
A fat that is solid at room temperature and originates from Meats Saturated Fat
A carbohydrate produced by all plants that is made up of many units of glucose Starch
A sub group of lipids that is associated with cholesterol and testosterone, An athlete that is a little extra beefy could be on... Steroid
"Table Sugar" Sucrose
A fat that is liquid at room temperature and originates from plants Unsaturated Fat

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BIOCHEMIISTRY Crossword

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An organic compound made of Carbon, Hydrogen, and oxygen Carbohydrate
A chemical that promotes a reactio between other chemicals Catalyst
A carbohydrate found in cell walls Cellulose
A lipid that is associared particularly with animal plasma membranes Cholesterol
A protein or part-protein molecule made by an organism and used as a catalyst Enzyme
Bilding blocks of life Amino Acid
A three carbon alcohol molecule that combineswith fatty acids to form fats and oils glycerol
An abbreviation for any group in which a carbon or hydrogen atom is attached to the rest of the molecule Rgroup
take away or alter the natural qualitys of something denature
of or denoting the acid radical- COOH, presnt in most organic acids carboxyl
The condition that results from excessive loss of water. Dehydration
A sugar, or a carbohydrate, composed of two monosaccharides, thus yields two monosaccharide molecules on complete hydrolysis. Disaccharide
Any of the group of a long chain of hydrocarbon derived from the breakdown of fats through a process called hydrolysis Fatty acids
A six carbon sugar abundant in plants. Fructose
A simple monosaccharide sugar that serves as the main source of energy and as an important metabolic substrate for most living things Glucose
A statement suggesting an explanation for an observation or an answer to a specific problem hydrolysis
Of or pretending to be something that cannot be dissolved Insoluble
A disaccharide sugar deprived from galactose and glucose that is found in milk Lactose
A molecule that may react chemically to another molecule of the same type to form a larger molecule, such as dimer, trimer, and tetramer Monomer
A simple sugar such as fructose ,glucose ,and ribose Monosaccharide
An organic compound or any substance containing a carbon based compound Organic
Compound consisting of amino acids connected by amide bond peptide
The process by which living cells that contain chlorophyll use light energy to make organic compounds inorganic materials Phospholipids
A compound made up of several repeating units or protomers polymer
Any of a class of carbohydrates formed by repeating units link together by glycosidic bonds Polysaccharide
A fatty acid with all potential hydrogen binding sites filled Saturated fat
A polysaccharide carbohydrate consisting of a large number of glucose monosaccharide units joined together by glycosidic bonds found especially in seeds, bulbs, and tubers Starch
A group name for lipids that contain a hydrogenated ring system Steroid
A complex carbohydrate found in many plants and used as a sweetening agent Sucrose
A fat that contains a carbon-carbon double bond, or fat containing unsaturated fatty acids. Unsaturated fat

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