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Computer Scavenger Hunt 3-16-12

Worksheet

Question 1

List of High Carbohydrate Foods: http://www.livestrong.com/article/27398-list-complex-carbohydrates-foods/

List of Simple Carbohydrate Foods: http://www.livestrong.com/article/26086-list-simple-carbohydrates-foods/

List of Foods containing Lipids (FATS): http://www.livestrong.com/article/312609-list-of-foods-with-lipids/

List of Protein Foods: http://www.livestrong.com/article/17501-foods-protein/

Foods Containing Nucleic Acids: http://www.livestrong.com/article/417625-foods-you-can-eat-to-obtain-nucleic-acids/

Question 2

Why are these nutrients important?: http://www.livestrong.com/article/281655-functions-of-lipids-carbohydrates-nucleic-acids-proteins/

List of protein types and functions: http://www.livestrong.com/article/520931-eight-types-of-protein-and-their-function/

Question 3

Types of Carbohydrates: http://www.livestrong.com/article/133227-what-are-3-types-carbohydrates/

Types of Fats / Lipids: http://www.livestrong.com/article/424368-types-of-lipids-and-your-nutrition/

Types of Proteins: http://www.livestrong.com/article/294715-complete-incomplete-protein-foods/

Types of Nucleic Acids: http://www.livestrong.com/article/391646-nucleic-acids-nucleotides/

Question 4

Draw macromolecules of Carbhohydrates: http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/carbohydrates.htm

Draw macromolecules o fLipids: http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/lipids.htm

Draw macromolecules of Proteins: http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/protein.htm

Draw macromolecules of Nucleic Acids: http://www2.chemistry.msu.edu/faculty/reusch/virttxtjml/nucacids.htm

Question 5

Elements found in Carbohydrates: http://www.livestrong.com/article/277592-what-are-carbohydrates-composed-of/

Elements found in Lipids: http://www.livestrong.com/article/518906-what-elements-do-carbohydrates-and-fats-contain/

Elements found in Proteins: http://www.livestrong.com/article/530361-ratio-of-protein-elements

Elements found in Nucleic Acids: http://www.livestrong.com/article/376920-what-elements-are-found-in-nucleic-acids/

Carbon Based Compounds

Carbon Based Compounds:  http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/carbon.htm