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ionize in waterelectrolyte
form solutions capable of conducting electricityelectrolyte
give an example of an electrolyteNaCO3 (sodium bicarbonate)
what are molecules?2 or more atoms united by chemical bond
what are the 2 types of chemical bondsionic and covalent
what is the difference between polar and non-polar bondsnon-polar is equal sharing while polar is unequal sharing
list the 3 elements in hydrogen bondsO, N, F
water in humans (%) weight50-75%
give 2 examples of hydrophilic elementsNa+, K+
give an example of hydrophobic elementcholesterol
is acid a proton donor or acceptor?donor
is base a proton donor or acceptor?acceptor
ph>7base
ph<7acid
study of carbon-containing compoundsorganic chemistry
4 types of organic compoundscarbohydrates, fat/lipids, proteins, nucleic acids
polymer of glucose & energy storage moleculeglycogen
what type of carbohydrate is glycogen?polysaccharides (polymers)
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what are the proteins of good and bad cholesterollipoproteins
2 types of lipoproteins and differenceLDL ("bad" cholesterol) & HDL ("good" cholesterol)
amino acid is a type ofprotein
monomer units of proteins, 20 total, what is it?amino acids
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