Flashcards in Organic Compounds Deck (12)
molecule formed when monomers bond together
Compounds with the same formula but different structures
Body's main source of energy
Insoluble by water, store energy, insulate, protect
essential to all life, builds cells and tissues, help fight disease
Type of protein that controls chemical reactions
store heredity material
what are examples of carbs?
sugars and starches
what are the building blocks (monomers) of carbs?
glucose, fructose, galactose (monosaccharides)
what are examples of lipids and what is their monomer
fats, oils, wax
what is the monomer of protein