Macromolecules: Definition, Types & Examples


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Which term(s) refer to a very large molecule made up of building block units?

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1. Which of the following does not represent a macromolecule?

2. Proteins, polysaccharides, lipids and nucleic acids are examples of what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can assess your knowledge about types of macromolecules with this quiz and worksheet. Make sure you are comfortable identifying statements that are true.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz was designed test you on:

  • Term(s) for very large molecules
  • Plastics
  • Functions of certain types of macromolecules

Skills Practiced

Want to know how else this quiz will help you? You'll also be practicing these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on macromolecules
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained to recognize macromolecules
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about proteins, polysaccharides, lipids and nucleic acids

Additional Learning

Learning more about macromolecules is convenient with the help of the lesson entitled Macromolecules: Definition, Types & Examples. Read the lesson to find out about:

  • How many atoms are in a macromolecule
  • Examples of macromolecules around you
  • The process of making macromolecules