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2. What is the product of beta galactose + alpha glucose?

  • Lactose
  • Maltose
  • Cellobiose

3. What is the main function of monosaccharides?

  • To provide a store of energy (i.e. starch)
  • To provide energy (i.e. glucose)
  • To provide cell structure (i.e. cellulose)

4. Which of these is NOT a characteristic of monosaccharides?

  • Water-solubility
  • Insolubility in non-polar substances
  • Solubility in non-polar substances
  • They taste sweet

5. In alpha glucose, the hydroxyl group (OH) is _____ the plane of the molecule

  • Below
  • Above


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