Biochemistry: Macromolecules! Crossword
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Macromolecules are large ___ molecules
Monomers of nucleic acids
A fatty acid that does not have double bonds between carbons
Unsaturated fatty acids have ___ bonds between carbons
Example of a common monosaccharide
Store the most energy
Protein structure held together by hydrogen bonds, froming coils and pleats
Biological Catalyst reducing the amount of activation energy required
One of the four nitrogenous bases
Compound containing carbon
Building block of polymers
Combined together to create carbohydrates
Fatty acids are the building block
Amino acids bonded by peptide bonds
Adds water to separate monomers
A reaction, also known as dehydration synthesis
Consists of a phosphate group, pentose sugar, and a nigrogenous base
Enzymes can ___ when homeostasis isn't maintained
Form (structure) of DNA
A substrate fits into an enzyme at the ___

Macromolecules Word Search

Macromolecules Word Search
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Description

monosacchride
energy storage
polysacchride
nucleic acids
carbohydrates
hydrophillic
phospolipids
biochemistry
hydrophobic
amino acids
disacchride
structures
cellulose
minerals
functions
vitamins
hydrogen
nitrogen
starches
hormones
examples
proteins
enzymes
maltose
sucrose
frutose
glucose
buriet
oxygen
carbon
iodine
lipids
salts
waxes
sudan
oils
fats
rna
Dna

Unit 2 Vocab Word Search

Unit 2 Vocab Word Search
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van der Waals forces
chemical reaction
activation energy
polar molecule
macromolecule
hydrogen bond
nucleic acid
covalentbond
carbohydrate
peptidebond
dehydration
nucleotide
metabolism
ionic bond
hydrolysis
amino acid
substrate
solution
reactant
molecule
compound
catalyst
protein
product
polymer
nucleus
monomer
mixture
isotope
element
buffers
enzyme
lipid
base
atom
acid
ion
pH

Biochemistry crossword puzzle

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

Biochemistry Crossword Puzzle

Biochemistry Crossword Puzzle
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Building Blocks of Macromolecules
"Fruit Sugars"
2 Sugar Groups Bonded Together
Most Common Simple Sugar
"many" monomers linked together
Takes the Longest to Break Down
Also Known As Fiber...
Holds Reserve Energy (Storage)
Their Primary Function is to Provide Energy
Differentiates the Different Amino Acids
A Type of Protein that Speeds Up Reactions
A Bond Between Amino Acids
Molecules Changing Shape Because of Hydrogen Bonds Breaking
Taking Away H2O
Protein Monomers
Fats Found in Plants Are...
Fats Found in Animals Are...
Important For Cell Membranes
The Most Important Steroid For the Body
A Ring Of Fatty Acid
The Process in Which H2O is Added to Break Bonds
Gives Directionality to a Protein
Lipids Can't Dissolve or Are...
Basic Building Blocks of Carbohydrates
A Disaccharide Commonly Known as Table Salt
A Disaccharide Commonly Known as Milk
The Type of Acids Found in Fat
Another Name For Enzymes Not Used in Reactions
Came From Something Living
Fats That Come From Animals Contain 1

Biochemistry Crossword

Biochemistry Crossword
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The building block of proteins
A synonym for Sachharide
A large group of acids that have a decisive R group
A substance that speeds up the chemical reaction
A Polysaccharide made of chains of glucose
Creates the cell membranes wall and structure
Taking away water, normally while binding
Break down proteins with a base or acid
Like a monosaccharide, but there is 2 mono
A biological molecule used to break down food
Source of energy, can be saturated or unsaturated
Sugar from fruit
Most common form of sugar, made from photosynthesis
Another energy source, in high amounts is unhealthy
When a compund break downs because of water
When water doesn't break the compound down
A disaccharide sugar found mostly in dairy
Molecule that can be bound to other identical ones
Simplest form of a carbohydrate made up of one sugar
When a compound contains carbon
A biological chain of amino acids bound together
A lipid that contains a phosphate group
A molecule made up of multiple monomers
A chain of multiple monosachharides
The group of atoms on a acid that identify it
A fat where there is no C=C bonds
A carbohydrate made up of many glucose that is insoluble
A lipid, and the most common for of it is Cholesterol
What most commonly refer to as sugar, table sugar
Fat found mostly in fats, has 1 or more C=C bonds

Biomolecules Crossword

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

Macromolecules Crossword

Macromolecules  Crossword
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A catalyst that binds with a substrate.
A macromolecule that is made up of monosaccharides.
The process of breaking a molecule down to its monomers.
An enzyme found in the stomach.
A macromolecule that is made up of amino acids.
The word ending/suffix of a carbohydrate.
The word ending/suffix of an enzyme.
A macromolecule that is made up of nucleotides.
A nucleic acid that gives energy to the body.
A macromolecule that is made up of fatty acids.
An enzyme found in saliva.
Enzymes can be affected by _______ temperatures.
The place where a substrate binds to an enzyme.

Biomolecules Crossword

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

Macromolecules Crossword

Macromolecules Crossword
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Adenine and Guanine
A sequence of monomers is referred to as a
A macromolecule is composed of these single units
These are involved in tertiary structure.
This bond links the backbone in nucleic acids.
This nucleic acid is single stranded.
Composed of C,H, and O in a ratio of 1:2:1
Protein's are very specific in their _____, as it determines their function
This form of lipids are held together by an ester bond.
This "macromolecule" doesn't match the definition perfectly.
Monomer of carbohydrates
DNA -> RNA -> ______
Covalent bonds between amino acids result in this specific type of bond
Nucleic acids are built from chains of
Only some proteins have this type of structure.
If a protein is dropped in strong acid, it will...
This macromolecule is made of amino acids
This lipid is found in cell membranes.
This nitrogenous base is not found in RNA.
Triglycerides have 3 of these, while phospholipids have 2.
The plant equivalent to an animal's glycogen
Bond that joins two or more carbohydrate monomers together
This word can be used to describe a fatty acid found in plants or fish.
Reaction used to create polymers
Steroids are lipids that are composed of ______ rings.
Alpha helixes and beta sheets are created in what level of structure?

Macromolecules Crossword

Macromolecules Crossword
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Monomer of nucleic acid
Monomer of carbohydrate
Monomer of protein
Speeds up reactions
Enzymes are this type of macromolecule
Fats, oils, and waxes
Foods such as bread and pasta are high in this
Building block of a larger molecule. "one" unit
Water sticking to other things
Water sticks to itself
Water is a _________ compound
All life is built around this element