Glycine: Formula, Structure & Benefits


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What is the R group of glycine?

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1. What is the chemical formula of glycine?

2. What does non-essential amino acid mean?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combination will assess your comprehension of the structure of glycine. Quiz questions cover topics such as glycine's R group, chemical formula, properties, and significance.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Your knowledge of the following will be assessed in this practice:

  • Glycine's uses
  • Qualities of glycine
  • Non-essential amino acids
  • The chemical formula of glycine
  • The R group of glycine

Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet engage the following skills:

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as essential and non-essential amino acids
  • Information recall - access your prior knowledge of the function of amino acids
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related glycine lesson

Additional Learning

Want to learn more about glycine? Take a look at the accompanying lesson called Glycine: Formula, Structure & Benefits. This lesson will cover things like:

  • The structure amino acids
  • The function and structure of glycine
  • The importance of glycine