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1

Name this amino acid

Glycine, gly, G

2

Name this amino acid

Alanine, Ala, A

3

Name this amino acid

Proline, Pro, P

4

Name this amino acid

Valine, val, v

5

Name the amino acid

Leucine, Leu, L

6

Name the amino acid

Isoleucine, Ile, I

7

Name the amino acid

methionine, Met, M

8

Name the amino acid

tryptophan, trp, W

9

Name the amino acid

Phenylalanine, Phe, F

10

Name the amino acid

serine, ser, S

11

Name the amino acid

Threonine, Thr, T

12

Name the amino acid

tyrosine, Tyr, Y

13

Name the amino acid

asparginine, Asn, N

14

Name the amino acid

Glutamine, Gln, Q

15

Name the amino acid

Cysteine, Cys, C

16

Name the amino acid

Lysine, Lys, K

17

Name the amino acid

arginine, Arg, R

18

Name the amino acid

histidine, Hist, H

19

Name the amino acid

Aspartic acid, Asp, D

20

Name the amino acid

Glutamate, Glu, E

21

List the polar amino acids

Serine, Threonine, tyrosine, asparginine, glutamine, cysteine

22

List the non polar amino acids

Glycine, proline, alanine, valine, Leucine, isoleucine, methionine, tryptophan, phenylalanine

23

List positively charged amino acids

lysine, arginine, histidine

24

List the negatively charged amino acids

aspartic acid, glutamic acid

25

List the essential amino acids

H, I, L, K, F, T, W, V, R, M 

26

List the small/tiny amino acids

A, C, G, S, P, T, D, N

27

List the large amino acids

I, K, L, R, M, Y, F, W

28

What is the difference between nucleotides and nucleosides?

Nucleotides have a phosphate group that nucleosides do not

29

What is difference between purines and pyrimidines? List each

purines: 2 rings: guanine and adenine

pyrimadines: 1 ring: cytosine, thymine, uracil

30

Name the nucletide

cytosine