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Biology (Exploring Life) Chapter 5

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Organic Molecule
a carbon-based molecule
Inorganic Molecule
A non-carbon based molecule
Hydrocarbon
Organic molecules composed of only carbon and hydrogen
Functional Group
group of atoms within a molecule that interacts in predictable ways with other molecules
Hydrophilic
attracts water molecules
Monomer
small molecular unit that is the building block of a larger molecule
Polymer
long chain of small molecular units (monomers)
Carbohydrate
organic compound made of sugar molecules
Monosaccharide
sugar containing one sugar unit
Disaccharide
sugar containing two monosaccharides
polysaccharide
long polymer chain made up of simple sugar monomers

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