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AP Biology: Organic Chemistry Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Carlos just finished an exhausting workout. Which of the following carbohydrates can be readily used by his body as a source of fuel?

Question 2 2. Why does soap remove grease from pans when we wash dishes?

Question 3 3. Proteins in our skin, hair, and nails are called what?

Question 4 4. What holds high density polyethylene together?

Question 5 5. How is the tertiary structure of protein different from that of a quaternary structure?

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Question 6 6. What atoms are connected by a peptide bond?

Question 7 7. Which of the following makes proline a 'special' amino acid?

Question 8 8. Choose the structure that represents the order of amino acids in a protein.

Question 9 9. Which of the following functional groups contains nitrogen?

Question 10 10.

A single sugar is called a 'monosaccharide.'

'_____saccharide' refers to a three sugar polymer.

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Question 11 11. Which amino acid has no side chain?

Question 12 12. What is the functional group that is formed when glycerol reacts with carboxylic acids to form triglycerides?

Question 13 13. What does N-terminus refer to?

Question 14 14. What is the shorthand for a carbon-containing substance in organic chemistry?

Question 15 15. What are the monomer units in protein polymers?

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Question 16 16. All of the following statements are true about lipids, EXCEPT that _____.

Question 17 17. Which amino acid is involved in formation of disulfide bonds?

Question 18 18. Which of the following roles do lipids NOT play in our bodies?

Question 19 19. Which set of functional groups is always found in sugars?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements correctly describes the behavior of the sickle cell hemoglobin?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a function performed by proteins?

Question 22 22. How many kinds of amino acids can the human body use?

Question 23 23. Which of the following reactions forms peptide bonds?

Question 24 24. A long chain molecule formed by many smaller units is called a

Question 25 25. What type of reaction causes the formation of sugar molecules larger than monosaccharides?

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Question 26 26. Cellulose & proteins are types of

Question 27 27. The breakdown of protein secondary, tertiary, and quaternary structure is called _____.

Question 28 28. Which category of amino acids cannot participate in hydrogen bonding with its side chain?

Question 29 29. A peptide bond is the linkage between:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is true about organic molecules?

AP Biology: Organic Chemistry Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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