Lipids

By: Sam Igrisan and Connor White

Name of our biomolecule

The name of our biomolecule are lipids


Name of our Monomers

The monomers of lipids are fatty acids and glycerol.


Name of the Polymer

The name of the polymer is triglycerides.


Examples of lipids

Some examples are fats, candle wax, butter, and other fatty substances.


Functional groups of lipids

The main one in lipids is the ester (COOC) group.


Common uses of lipids

Lipids are used to store and collect energy, for you to use later.


How does the lipids structure allow it to do its job?

Lipids structures allow for lots of strong bonds to be formed, therefore creating energy.