Amino Acids MCQs

Quiz instructions
Quiz by kitkat90009
Rate:
Last updated: January 29, 2020
First submittedJanuary 29, 2020
Times taken18
Report this quizReport
4:00
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
1. Which of the following amino acids has a polar, uncharged R group?
Arginine
Asparagine
Alanine
Phenylalanine
2. Which of the following amino acids has a polar, charged R group?
Leucine
Proline
Lysine
Methionine
3. Which of the following amino acids is NOT essential?
Tyrosine
Threonine
Tryptophan
Phenylalanine
4. Which of the following is NOT an amino acid found in the human body?
Aspartic acid
Serine
Glutamate
Lysine
5. Which amino acid is essential for children but not adults?
Arginine
Methionine
Phenylalanine
Glutamate
6. How many amino acids are essential for adults?
8
9
10
All of them
7. Which amino acid does NOT have a chiral centre?
Glycine
Phenylalanine
Valine
Glutamic acid
8. D is the 1 letter code for which amino acid?
Glutamine
Glutamic acid
Asparagine
Aspartic acid
9. N is the 1 letter code for which amino acid?
Arginine
Asparagine
Cysteine
Leucine
10. Proline is a...?
Polar amino acid
Non-cyclic alkyl hydrocarbon
Peptide chain
Imino acid
No comments yet