Chapter 8

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According to the induced fit hypothesis of enzyme catalysis, which of the following iscorrect?

A) The binding of the substrate depends on the shape of the active site.

B) Some enzymes change their structure when activators bind to the enzyme.

C) A competitive inhibitor can outcompete the substrate forthe active site.

D) The binding of the substrate changes the shape of the enzyme's active site.

E) The active site creates a microenvironment ideal for the reaction.



Answer:

D) The binding of the substrate changes the shape of the enzyme's active site.



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