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QUESTION TIME: Carbohydrates.

So here are some simple questions on Carbohydrates. I’ll be sure to post the answers in the next blog post! Enjoy!

1. Which of the following is NOT a monosaccharide?

A) glucose    B) fructose  C) starch D) ribose


2. Cellulose can be referred to as 

A) a material found in cell walls of plant cells.

B) a component of cell membranes.

C) a plant protein.

D) the most complex of the organic compounds.


3. Monosaccharides are characterized by all of the following EXCEPT ?

A) a carboxyl group

B) carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in a 1:2:1 ratio

C) a molecule of three to seven carbon atoms

D) the presence of glycerol and fatty acids


4.  Glucose and Fructose are NOT

 A) isotopes.

 B) monosaccharides.

 C) disaccharides.

  D) A and C


5. Glucose and Galactose forms

A) fructose.

B) maltose.

C) lactose.

D) sucrose.


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“Carbohydrates.” Loretto Academy Student Server.

  (accessed March 19, 2013).