Asked in Science, Organic Chemistry
What is synthesizing of large molecules from simple organic molecules called?
The large molecules synthesized from simple organic molecules are called polymers. The process of synthesizing them is called polymerization. Polymers can be synthesized naturally or artificially. ...
Asked in Elements and Compounds
A Large compound formed by joining smaller compounds?
These are called polymers. They are made by a large number of monomers bond together. These polymers are macro molecules. ...
Asked in Genetics, Plastics and Polymers
How are both nucleic acids and proteins polymers?
A polymer is a large molecule made up of repeated subunits called monomers. Nucleic acids are polymers that are made up of monomers called nucleotides. Protein is a polymer made of monomers called amino acids. ...
Asked in Biochemistry, Plastics and Polymers
Why proteins are called as polymers?
Proteins aren't called polymers, the polymers OF proteins are amino acids. Basically, amino acids coming together (creating polymers with the help of polypeptide bonds which forms them together) creates the polymers, which set up to create proteins. ...
Asked in Plastics and Polymers
Polymers of the carbohydrate monomer glucose are used as the major form of energy storage for many plants What are these glucose polymers called?
The glucose polymers are called Cellulose or starch.