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Opposite

ATP: short term energy storage

Lipids: opposite

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Why do we have carbohydrates

Body’s main source of energy

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Monosaccharides

Simple sugars

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Glucose

C6H12O6

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Disaccharides

2 monosaccharides joined by dehydration synthesis

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Polysaccharides

Many monosaccharides bonded together

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After hydrolysis

Water breaks up molecules and releases H and OH

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Organic molecules

Carbon Hydrogen

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Polymer

Macromolécule formed from repeating subunits

Eg starch and DNA

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Cell membrane

Made up of phospholipids

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Cellulose

B linkage

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Glycogen

Alpha linkage

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Triglyceride

3 tails

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Peptide bonds

Found between amino acids/proteins

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RNA

Contains U