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Description

What is the monomer of a carbohydrate called? Monosaccharides
Example of monosaccharides Glucose
When monomers are covalently linked to make a polymer by removing water... Condensation reactions
Loss of electrons Oxidation
Gain of electrons Reduction
Fatty acids with one double bond Monounsaturated
4 interconnected carbon rings Steroid
a process of making unsaturated fats saturated by adding hydrogen HYDROGENATION
A single layer of phospholipid with polar head facing out, nonpolar tails facing inward. Micelle
a double layer of phospholipids Phospholipid bilayer

Biochemistry Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amino Acid
Carboxyl
Carbohydrate
catalyst
Cellulose
Cholesterol
Dehydration
Denature
Disaccharide
Enzyme
Fatty Acid
Fructose
Glucose
Glycerol
Hydrolysis
Insoluble
Lactose
Monomer
Monosaccharide
Organic
Peptide
Phospholipids
polymer
Polysaccharide
RGroup
Saturated fat
Starch
Steriod
Sucrose
Unsaturated Fat

Biochemistry: Macromolecules! Crossword

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Description

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

Biomolecules Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Carbohydrates and Lipids Crossword

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Description

Organic compounds build from monosaccharides, containing mostly carbon and water Carbohydrates
Monomer of carbohydrates. Smallest sugars. Glucose, Fructose, Galactose Monosaccharide
Combination of two monosaccharide sugars. Sucrose, Maltose, Lactose Disaccharide
Long chain of monosaccharides joined together. Starch, Glycogen, Cellulose, Chitin Polysaccharide
Simple sugar used to make energy. C6H12O6 Glucose
Monosaccharide found in fruit Fructose
Table sugar. Glucose + Fructose Sucrose
Sugar foundi n milk. Glucose + Galactose Lactose
Polysaccharide containing thousands of glucose monomers. Energy storage in plants Starch
Polysaccharide containing thousands of glucose monomers. Short term energy storage in animals Glycogen
Polysaccharide containing thousands of glucose monomers arranged to give structure to plants. Not digestible by humans Cellulose
Polysaccharide that makes up the exoskeleton of Arthropoda and found in the cell wall of some fungi and algae Chitin
Biomolecule that is insoluble in water. Fats, Phospholipids, and Steroids Lipid
Primary form of fat in foods and your body. Long term energy storage. Triglyceride
Main component of cell membranes. Similar to a triglyceride, except a fatty acid is replaced with a polar head Phospholipid
Class of lipids that contains hormones and cholesterol Steroids
Chain of carbons and hydrogen sulfide that make up fats and phospholipids Fattyacid
Backbone of fats and phospholipids Glycerol
Type of fats that have a hydrogen attached to every carbon. Unhealthy fat Saturated
Type of fats that have at least one double bond between two carbons. Healthier fat Unsaturated
Structural component of cell membranes, and a precursor to some hormones Cholesterol
Primary male hormone responsible for regulation of the reproductive system and secondary sex characteristics Testosterone
Primary female hormone responsible for development and regulation of the reproductive system and secondary sex characteristics Estrogen
A primary female hormone involved in mentruation and pregnancy Progesterone
Enzyme that digests fat Lipase
Lipids that are liquid at room temperature Oil

Biochemistry Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Building Blocks of Macromolecules MONOMER
"Fruit Sugars" FRUCTOSE
2 Sugar Groups Bonded Together DISACCHARIDE
Most Common Simple Sugar GLUCOSE
"many" monomers linked together POLYMER
Takes the Longest to Break Down POLYSACCHARIDE
Also Known As Fiber... CELLULOSE
Holds Reserve Energy (Storage) STARCH
Their Primary Function is to Provide Energy CARBOHYDRATES
Differentiates the Different Amino Acids RGROUP
A Type of Protein that Speeds Up Reactions ENZYME
A Bond Between Amino Acids PEPTIDEBOND
Molecules Changing Shape Because of Hydrogen Bonds Breaking DENATURE
Taking Away H2O DEHYDRATION
Protein Monomers AMINOACIDS
Fats Found in Plants Are... UNSATURATED
Fats Found in Animals Are... SATURATED
Important For Cell Membranes PHOSPHOLIPIDS
The Most Important Steroid For the Body CHOLESTEROL
A Ring Of Fatty Acid STEROID
The Process in Which H2O is Added to Break Bonds HYDROLYSIS
Gives Directionality to a Protein CARBOXYL
Lipids Can't Dissolve or Are... INSOLUBLE
Basic Building Blocks of Carbohydrates MONOSACCHARIDE
A Disaccharide Commonly Known as Table Salt SUCROSE
A Disaccharide Commonly Known as Milk LACTOSE
The Type of Acids Found in Fat FATTYACID
Another Name For Enzymes Not Used in Reactions CATALYST
Came From Something Living ORGANIC
Fats That Come From Animals Contain 1 GLYCEROL

Macromolecules Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Biochemistry crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Biochemistry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Has a carboxyl Amino Acid
Two hydrogen for every one oxygen Carbohydrate
Oxygen double bonded to carbon and single bonded to a ________ group Carboxyl
Speeds a chemical reaction up Catalyst
Polymer of glucose Cellulose
Promotes atherosclerosis Cholesterol
Loss of water which increases blood sodium Dehydration
To make a protein useless with heat and/or acidity Denature
Contains two monosaccharides Disaccharide
Acts as a catalyst in biochemical reactions Enzyme
Carboxylic acid consisting of a hydrocarbon chain and a terminal carboxyl group Fatty Acid
A hexose sugar in fruit Fructose
A simple sugar that is important for energy Glucose
Backbone found in triglycerides Glycerol
Breakdown of a compound by adding water Hydrolysis
Incapable of being dissolved Insoluble
Disaccharide with glucose and galactose Lactose
Makes polymers Monomer
Cannot be hydrolyzed to create a simpler sugar Monosaccharide
Denoting compounds containing carbon and chiefly of biological origin Organic
A compound of two or more amino acids Peptide
A lipid with phosphate Phospholipid
Many monomers Polymer
A carbohydrate with many sugar molecules bonded together Polysaccharide
Any carbon or hydrogen chain linked to the alpha carbon Rgroup
Solid at room temperature Saturated Fat
Carbohydrate storer in potatoes and cereals Starch
Hormones, alkaloids, vitamins Steroid
Prime component of cane and beet sugar Sucrose
Liquid at room temperature Unsaturated Fat
Found in egg whites Albumin
C2H5N3O2 Biuret

Biochemistry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Biochemistry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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