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2. what does the shorthand for fatty acids represent?

  • no. of carbon atoms, no. of double bonds and their position
  • no. and position of double bonds only
  • no. of carbon atoms and no. of hydrogen atoms
  • no. of single bonds and carbon atoms

3. main use of glycerol

  • pharmeceuticals
  • fermentation
  • making sweets

4. a triester of glycerol and fatty acids is called a

  • glycerol acid
  • triglyceride
  • triglycerol

5. how many times do triglycerides contain the ester group (-COO-)

  • 1
  • 3
  • 6
  • 2


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