Carbohydrate structure

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What is the main sugar in our diet?
sucrose
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What does sucrose break down into?
glucose and fructose
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What provides the sweet taste to sucrpse?
fructose
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What are the names of the two simple types of sugar?
aldoses and ketoses
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What is D-glyceraldehyde?
aldose
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In which configuration of glyceraldehyde is the OH group on the right?
D
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