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Organic Molecules in Anatomy and Physiology: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When a lactose intolerant person consumes dairy products he or she may experience all of the following symptoms, EXCEPT _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following functional groups contains nitrogen?

Question 3 3. What type of reaction causes the formation of sugar molecules larger than monosaccharides?

Question 4 4. _____ hold fats together in biological systems and bond fatty acids to glycerol.

Question 5 5. Proteins in our skin, hair, and nails are called what?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following roles do lipids NOT play in our bodies?

Question 7 7. Proteins are biological molecules made of _____.

Question 8 8. What do all steroids have in common?

Question 9 9. Lawrence wants to eat a food that is high in energy before she starts training for her tennis competition. Which of the following types of food will give her the most energy per pound?

Question 10 10. Which of the following organs does NOT produce steroid hormones?

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Question 11 11. Which disaccharide will be created when two glucose molecules are combined?

Question 12 12. A long chain molecule formed by many smaller units is called a

Question 13 13. Which set of functional groups is always found in sugars?

Question 14 14. What is the parent compound from which steroids are derived?

Question 15 15. Carlos just finished an exhausting workout. Which of the following carbohydrates can be readily used by his body as a source of fuel?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following would be considered a steroid hormone?

Question 17 17. Why does soap remove grease from pans when we wash dishes?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is true about organic molecules?

Question 19 19. Linking which two monosaccharides together will create sucrose?

Question 20 20. A two unit molecule is a

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Question 21 21.

A single sugar is called a 'monosaccharide.'

'_____saccharide' refers to a three sugar polymer.

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a disaccharide?

Question 23 23. What is the shorthand for a carbon-containing substance in organic chemistry?

Question 24 24. All of the following statements are true about lipids, EXCEPT that _____.

Question 25 25. The _____ has an oxygen atom single-bonded to hydrogen and single-bonded to a carbon-containing group.

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Question 26 26. Cholesterol is the raw material used to form which of the following?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a function performed by proteins?

Question 28 28. What holds high density polyethylene together?

Question 29 29. What atoms are connected by a peptide bond?

Question 30 30. Lactose is composed of a glucose molecule and a galactose molecule, therefore, lactose is classified as a _____.

Organic Molecules in Anatomy and Physiology: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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