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$100 What is the structure of an amino acid? Press return to go to the answer
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$200 If Z inhibits Enzyme 2, which product would first build up in the cell?
$300 How do and -glucose differ?
$300 They are structural isomers
$400 Why can we not digest cellulose?
$400 It is composed of -glucose
$500 What is a peptide bond?
$500 Bond between two amino acids
$750 What is a condensation reaction?
$750 The removal of water during polymer formation
$1000 Why would an enzyme be denatured in acidic conditions?
$1000 The acid would interrupt the interaction between charged amino acids (tertiary structure)
$100 Major difference between plant and animal cells
$100 The cell wall vs. the cell membrane
$200 Molecule responsible for the insolubility of the cell membrane in water
$300 In a cell, what functions to give shape, enable movement, and anchor organelles?
$300 Microtubules, microfilaments and intermediate fibers
$400 How do prokaryotes differ from eukaryotes?
$400 Prokaryotes: no nucleus, circular DNA
$500 What is the function of the nucleolus?
$500 Synthesis of ribosomes
$750 What is a kinetochore?
$750 Structure that links the centromere to spindle apparatus
$1000 How many membranes compose a chloroplast?
$1000 Three - outer, inner and grana
$100 Each NADH + H+ generated in the Krebs cycle generates X ATP
$200 True or False: Aerobic respiration is more ancient than anaerobic respiration
$300 Where is ATP generated?
$300 Chloroplast stroma and Mitochondrial matrix
$400 The oxygen consumed during respiration results in the production of?
$500 What is the primary role of light in photosynthesis?
$500 Light excites electrons in chlorophyll that are captured by the primary electron acceptor
$750 These plants open their stomata during the night for carbon fixation
$1000 What is photorespiration?
$1000 A process that consumes O2 with out producing ATP
$100 What is the function of the regulator gene on the lac operon?
$100 The gene directs the synthesis of a regulator protein that will repress gene expression
$200 Mutation of which base in a triplet codon would be least likely to cause a genetic mutation?
$200 The third position
$300 How did scientists demonstrated that DNA replication is semiconservative?
$300 They cultured bacteria in heavy nitrogen and demonstrated that during DNA replication only one strand contained heavy nitrogen