Proteins

Review Questions

The monomers that make up proteins are called ________.

  1. nucleotides
  2. disaccharides
  3. amino acids
  4. chaperones

Hint:

C

The α-helix and the β-pleated sheet are part of which protein structure?

  1. primary
  2. secondary
  3. tertiary
  4. quaternary

Hint:

B

Mad cow disease is an infectious disease where one misfolded protein causes all other copies of the protein to being misfolding. This is an example of a disease impacting ____ structure.

  1. primary
  2. secondary
  3. tertiary
  4. quaternary

Hint:

C