Carbohydrates: Simple Sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides)

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  • Created on: 28-03-16 16:13

1. List properties common to all monosaccharides and disaccharides

  • soluble, sweet, crystalline
  • sweet, salty, juicy
  • soluble, bland, hard
  • insoluble, crystalline, sweet
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2. What is the name ofthe bond formed between two monosaccharides to produce a disaccharide?

  • covalent bond
  • Glycosidic Bond
  • Hydrogen bond
  • disulfide bond

3. Which elements do carbohydrates contain?

  • Oxygen, Hydrogen and Fructose
  • Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen
  • Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen
  • Oxygen

4. what time of reaction forms a disaccharide molecule?

  • anabolic
  • hydrolysis
  • condensation
  • metabolic

5. Why do Alpha and Beta glucose have different shapes?

  • The OH group on carbon one differs between the two molecules
  • Heat changes the overall shape of Alpha glucose but not beta
  • The OH group on carbon 4 differs
  • one is an enzyme


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