Carbohydrates: Simple Sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides)

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  • Created on: 28-03-16 16:13

1. Which elements do carbohydrates contain?

  • Oxygen, Hydrogen and Fructose
  • Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen
  • Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen
  • Oxygen
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2. Write out the equation showing the condensation reaction to produce Maltose

  • Fructose + Sucrose = Maltose
  • Glucose + Glucose = Maltose + Water
  • Glucose + Water = Maltose
  • Glucose + Glucose = Maltose

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

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

4. what is meant by the term monosaccharide?

  • a small molecule
  • a complex sugar molecule.
  • a simple sugar molecule.
  • a polymer of glucose

5. What type of sugar is a glucose molecule?

  • Carbohydrates
  • Pentose
  • Hexose
  • Triose

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