Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Carbohydrates

QuestionAnswer
Name 3 Monosaccharides? Glucose Fructose Galactose
What is a Disaccharide? A sugar that is composed by two Monosaccharides
What is Polysaccharide? A complex carbohydrate composed of a chain of monosaccharides joined together by glocosidic bonds.
What is a glycosidic bond? A Glycosidic bond is a covalent bond that holds a carbohydrate (sugar) to another group that can or cannot be another sugar
What simple sugars have pentagonal structure? Fructose
What two simple sugars form Lactose? Glucose + Galactose
What are the two main functions for Carbohydrates? Energy Source + Dietary Fibres
What are the three elements in a Carbohydrate? Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen
Why does glucose release energy faster than sucrose? It is a simpler monosacchaide
What would happen if a human body, doesn't eat enough carbohydrates? The body would not have enough energy to funcion
The body breaks down most complex carbohydrates into? Glucose
Created by: Mshahid97