Proteins: Structure, Function & Types


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Which of the following is a protein?

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1. What are the building blocks of proteins?

2. Which of the following does NOT make up an amino acid?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet will help to determine how much you know about the characteristics of proteins. You'll be covering key points such as an example(s) of a protein and the basic building blocks of proteins.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will touch on these subjects:

  • Things that make up proteins
  • Protein structures
  • Different characteristics associated with R-groups

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson on protein characteristics, including the way proteins are structured
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an example(s) of a protein
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the attributes of R-groups and the building blocks of proteins

Additional Learning

Keep reading about proteins in the lesson named Proteins: Structure, Function & Types. Follow along with these points below:

  • The way chemical reactions occur faster
  • Molecules that help to protect your body from viruses and bacteria
  • Fibrin
  • Various protein structures