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Define monosaccharide

One

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Disaccharide

Different type of sugar, two

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Polysaccharide

Large molecules many sugars

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Examples of mono

Glucose

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Example of di

Sucrose, lactose

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Example of ploy

Glycogen, starch

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Monosaccharide may contain how many carbon a

5 to 6

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What suffix is added to indicate sugar

Saccharide or ose

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What is the major monomer of carbohydrates

Monosaccharides

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What is the ratio for monosaccharides with carbons

1:2:1

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Elements in carbohydrates

Cho

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Uses for carbohydrates

Energy
Building blocks for all amino and nucleus acids

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Carbo functional groups

Hydroxyl

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Monosaccharide

Immediate energy
Ex glucose, glovactose, fructose

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Disaccridss

Ex sucrose and lactose

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What are carbohydrates

Long chains of sugars