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Chemistry Crossword

a polysaccharide that is the main food storage compound in plants
The non protein, organic substance necessary to the functioning of particular enzymes
Large molecule consisting of chains of repeating units
Organic compounds other than carbohydrates consisting of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen; fats, oils, or waxes
Compounds that contain phosphorus and nitrogen in addition to carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen; DNA or RNA
Compounds that contain carbon and usually hydrogen; most occur naturally only in the bodies and products of organisms
A type of reaction in which two molecules are bonded together by the removal of a water molecule
The force of attraction between molecules of the same substances
A long chain of repeating sugar units formed by joining simple sugars by dehydration synthesis
a molecule that can be bonded to other identical molecules to form polymer
The base unit of nucleic acids, each containing a sugar, a phosphate group, and one of four nitrogenous bases
A molecule with regions of partial negative and partial positive charges
A substance deposited in bodily tissues as a store of carbohydrates. It is a polysaccharide that forms glucose on hydrolysis
The molecule formed by the joining of two simple sugars
Organic compounds, consisting of one or more chain of amino acids; contains nitrogen as well as carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
The attraction between molecules of two different substances
Organic compounds of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in which the ratio of hydrogen to oxygen to carbon is 2:1:1
A substance (other than substrate) whose presence is essential for the activity of an enzyme
The process by which molecules are broken apart by the addition of water molecules
The simplest type of carbohydrates; the simple sugars
Any type of compound that is not an organic compound; usually does not contain carbon
Fatty acid molecules that have one or more double or triple carbon to carbon bonds
Fat formed from fatty acids in which all carbon to carbon bonds are single bonds
Protein catalysts that are necessary for most of the chemical reactions that occur in living cells