Organic and biochemical compounds
What is an organic compound?


How many covalent bonds can a carbon atom form?

Why canít the compound CBr5 exist?

How many hydrogen atoms would be attached to this compound?:


What is a hydrocarbon?

What is an alkane?

What is an alkene?

What is an alcohol?

Identify the following as an alkane, alkene, or alcohol:

What is unusual about the behavior of alcohols?

What is a polymer?

Give three examples of natural polymers.

Give three examples of artificial polymers.

List two properties that make polymers good materials:

What is a biochemical compound?

What is a carbohydrate?

Give three examples of carbohydrates.

What is a protein?

Give three examples of proteins.

What is an amino acid?

Give three examples of amino acids.

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