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What has an amino group, an acid, and an R group attached to a carbon

Amino acid

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A phosphate head with two fatty acid tails

Phospholipid

3

The building block of lipids

Fatty acids

4

A macromolecule that always contains CHON

Protein

5

The building block of enzymes

Amino acids

6

Fructose

Monosaccharide

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The building blocks of proteins

Amino acid

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A fatty acid and glycerol polymer

Lipid

9

A polyatomic ion in a nucleotide

Phosphate

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An alcohol that is part of lipids

Glycerol

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The functional group found on all glycerol molecules

Hydroxyl

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The monomers of carbohydrates

Monosaccharide

13

The sugar storage molecule in animals

Glycogen

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The polysaccharide in the cell walls of plants

Cellulose

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The functional group found on all fatty acid molecules

Carboxyl