GCCCD What Are Dehydration Condensation Reactions Questions

Question Description

Answer the following using your textbook and lecture slides. Text book chapter 2 section 2.3 not including proteins and nucleic acids.

Term

Definition

macromolecule

carbohydrate

lipid

protein

enzyme

dehydration

amino acid

polypeptide

nucleic acid

nucelotide

1. What are dehydration/condensation reactions? And hydrolysis reaction? (lecture slides)

2. When is each of the above reactions used? (lecture slides)

3. What are the basic characteristics of carbohydrates?

4. Complete the following chart on the types of carbohydrates

Type of Carbohydrate

Definition

Example

monosaccharide

disaccharide

polysaccharide

5. Complete the chart on the types of disaccharides

Disaccharide Name

Monomers/ building blocks

Where can it be found

Lactose

Maltose

Sucrose

6. Complete the chart on types of polysaccharides .

Polysaccharide Name

Description

Where can be found

7. What are general functions of lipids?

8. Complete the following chart on the types of lipids

Type of lipid

Definition/ function / components

Example(s)

Triglyceride

Phospholipids

Steroids and waxes

9. Complete the following chart on saturated and unsaturated fats. (lecture slides and text)

Saturated

Unsaturated

Type of bonds in the

Hydrogens tightly packed (Y/N)

Liquid or solid at room temperature

Good or bad in diet

Prof. Angela

4.6/5

Calculate Price


Price (USD)
$
Need Help? Reach us here via Whatsapp.