Students are asked to write strong answers to each of the following questions. You may use the appendices provided to facilitate you in completing this exercise, along with any resources that you find by surfing the internet.
1- Why are lipids (triglycerides) such an efficient molecule for the storage of energy in the body?
2- What foods are good sources of EPA and DHA?
3- What do you predict the physical state would be of a triglyceride with three unsaturated fatty acid tails? Explain your reasoning.
4 Why are sphingomyelins amphipathic?
5 How is LDL is taken into cells?
6 Why do the hydrocarbon tails of membrane phospholipids provide a barrier between the inside and outside of the cell?
***IF YOU ARE AWARDED THIS PROJECT I WILL MESSAGE YOU THE SOURCES THE INSTRUCTOR HAS PROVIDED AND THE APPENDICES.