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Biomolecule Sorting Activity

Author: Howell Katye
Keywords: biomolecules, macromolecules, , , , , online teaching

1. Carbohydrate
2. Lipid
3. Protein
4. Nucleic Acid

0. made of monosaccharides
1. made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in a 1:2:1 ratio
2. made of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen
3. includes a phosphate group
4. stores energy short term
5. stores energy long term
6. allows genetic information to be passed down
7. sugar
8. amino acids
9. fatty acids
10. nitrogenous base
11. includes enzymes
12. only allows small molecules thorugh cell membrane
13. allows larger molecules through cell membrane
14. created in photoynthesis
15. found in the nucleus of eukaryotic organisms
16. Found in cereal, granola bars, and fruit
17. best nutrients for running a race tomorrow
18. best nutrients for weightlifting
19. best for insulating organisms living in cold
20. hydrophobic
21. made of nucleotides
22. Cholesterol clogs veins and arteries
23. provides instructions for building proteins
24. consists of DNA or RNA
25. found in lean meats, beans and nuts
26. never included in a food label
27. known as fat on a food label
28. includes starches, fiber and sugars on food labels
29. increases rate of chemical reactions (enzymes)
30. ear wax and waxy cuticles in plants
31. Also known as a polypeptide