Carbohydrates: Simple Sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides)

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  • Created on: 28-03-16 16:13

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

  • one is an enzyme
  • The OH group on carbon one differs between the two molecules
  • The OH group on carbon 4 differs
  • Heat changes the overall shape of Alpha glucose but not beta
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2. What is the name ofthe bond formed between two monosaccharides to produce a disaccharide?

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

3. Which elements do carbohydrates contain?

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

4. what are 3 carbon monosaccharides known as?

  • Triose sugars
  • Fructose Sugars
  • Pentose Sugars
  • Hexose Sugars

5. What type of sugar is a glucose molecule?

  • Triose
  • Hexose
  • Pentose
  • Carbohydrates


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