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Published on October 15, 2008

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Organic vs Inorganic

Organic Compounds Must contain Carbon and Hydrogen Can contain other elements as well, like oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus Make up most of our body weight

Must contain Carbon and Hydrogen

Can contain other elements as well, like oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus

Make up most of our body weight

Inorganic Compounds Do not contain Carbon and Hydrogen

Do not contain Carbon and Hydrogen

Hydrocarbons Only contain Carbon and Hydrogen NOTHING ELSE! CH 4 C 2 H 6

Only contain Carbon and Hydrogen

NOTHING ELSE!

CH 4

C 2 H 6

Why is carbon so important? Carbon has 4 valence electrons, so it can form 4 bonds It can bind with itself to form Carbon skeletons, rings or even long chains.

Carbon has 4 valence electrons, so it can form 4 bonds

It can bind with itself to form Carbon skeletons, rings or even long chains.

Functional groups Special groups that give molecules different properties Attach to carbon skeletons Examples: Amino, Carboxyl, Phosphate, Hydroxide

Special groups that give molecules different properties

Attach to carbon skeletons

Examples:

Amino, Carboxyl, Phosphate, Hydroxide

Four Organic Compounds of Life Carbohydrates Proteins Lipids Nucleic acids

Carbohydrates

Proteins

Lipids

Nucleic acids

Macromolecules Large molecules found in living things Polymerization: When you combine smaller subunits to make a chain or polymer

Large molecules found in living things

Polymerization:

When you combine smaller subunits to make a chain or polymer

Monomer

Polymer

Making and breaking chains To add or remove monomers from a chain a reaction must occur

To add or remove monomers from a chain a reaction must occur

Dehydration Synthesis The adding of monomers, to form a chain, by the removal of water.

The adding of monomers, to form a chain, by the removal of water.

Hydrolysis The addition of water to break down polymers

The addition of water to break down polymers

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