Organic Compounds Question Preview (ID: 39610)

Organic Compounds.

What elements are in carbohydrates?
a) carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen
b) calcium, hydrogen , oxygen
c) carbon, phosphorus, oxygen
d) carbon, hydrogen, oxygen

What do nucleotides make up?
a) carbohydrates
b) nucleic acids
c) lipids
d) proteins

What are the monomers of protein?
a) simple sugars
b) fatty acids
c) amino acids
d) nucleotides

What do carbohydrates break down into during digestion?
a) starches
b) simple sugars
c) amino acids
d) glycerol

Which organic compound provides insulation for the body and makes up cell membranes?
a) lipids
b) carbohydrates
c) protein
d) nucleic acids

What is the function of the carbohydrates?
a) provide long term energy
b) provide quick energy
c) build muscles
d) build tissues

What are the four types of organic compounds?
a) fats, sugars, proteins, amino acids
b) carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids
c) carbohydrates, nucleotides, amino acids, starches
d) starches, amino acids, lipids, fats

Organic compounds must contain which element?
a) Oxygen
b) Hydrogen
c) Carbon
d) Calcium

Which organic compound is responsible for genetic coding?
a) carbohydrates
b) lipids
c) proteins
d) nucleic acids

Which organic compound gets broken down first during digestion?
a) carbohydrates
b) lipids
c) proteins
d) nucleic acids

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