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2. In beta glucose, the hydroxyl group (OH) is ______ the plane of the molecule

  • Above
  • Below

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. In solution, hexose, pentose and triose sugars exist in what form?

  • Straight chains
  • Ring/cyclic
  • In a helix structure

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

  • Cellobiose
  • Lactose
  • Maltose


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