Carbon-based Life. All life forms are based on the bonding properties of the element Carbon The molecules involved in suppporting life are called Biomolecules Element: Smallest particles of matter Molecule: Made up of a number of elements H2O molecule made of hydrogen and oxygen.
Composed of Amino Acids
Enzymes- Help reactions accur
Food sources: Fish meat eggs dairy product soy proteins are building blocks of our bodies.Molecules of the Cell
Saturated- Solid: Straight chain.. Butter animal fat
Unsaturated – Liquid: oil Bent chain
Makes a molecule