Monday
November 24, 2014

Homework Help: BIOLOGY

Posted by Jordan on Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 3:24pm.

1.Three fatty acids form a triglyceride with one glycerol. What similarities would the fatty acids have with polysaccharides? What differences?

2. When you consume more food than you require, the mitochondria in the liver are involved n forming triglycerides from the excess. Why is storage of triglycerides important?

3. Some excess glucose is stored as glycogen in the liver and muscle. Why is it helpful that some glucose supplies are stored as glycogen instead of being converted to triglycerides(fat)?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Biology - Three fatty acids form a triglyceride with one glycerol. What ...
Bio - What are the similarities and differences between fatty acids and ...
Health - Which fats are considered the "essential fatty acids"? A. saturated ...
biology - compare and contrast the variety of amino acids with that of ...
Biochemistry 1 - 1. a. What is a polyunsaturated fatty acid? b. What are trans-...
monomers - a polysaccharide is made up of which monomers? a protein is made up ...
physiology - Heres the scenario: You stop at McDonald's and buy a Sausage ...
Chemistry - The smaller molecules that make up complex carbohydrates are called ...
biology - can fatty acids pass through the placenta?
biology - a fatty acids is most closely associated with what?

Search
Members