Biology 101 A Unit 2 A. Day Three: Intro to Biochemistry. What are Molecules?. Molecules are smallest parts of compounds Compounds with the same chemical formula, but different structures are called isomers. What’s so important about Carbon?. All things living contain carbon
Day Three: Intro to Biochemistry
Macromolecule: extremely large molecules
Ex: proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates
Also referred to as polymers
Polymers are made up of monomers
a. dehydration b. hydrolysis c. polar
2. A polymer is made up of ___.
a. monomers b. trionomers c. pentonomers
3. The ___ group is made up of OH.
a. carbonyl b. carboxyl c. hydroxyl
4. The ___ group is made up of COOH.
a. carbonyl b. carboxyl c. hydoxyl
5. When compounds have the same formula, but different structures they are ___.
a. clones b. isomers c. isotopes