What Did You Learn About Carbohydrates?

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Take this quiz after you understand the concepts givin in the previous powerpoint.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What elements are found in carbohydrates?
    • A. 

      Iron, sulfur, carbon

    • B. 

      Carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen

    • C. 

      Hydrogen, aluminum, potassium

    • D. 

      Silver, gold, oxygen

  • 2. 
    Glucose and fructose are examples of what building block?
    • A. 

      Polysaccahrides

    • B. 

      Disaccharides

    • C. 

      Monosaccharides

    • D. 

      Amino Acids

  • 3. 
    What is the function of a carbohydrate?
    • A. 

      Used to help water dissolve

    • B. 

      Used to clean liver

    • C. 

      Used by cells to store and release energy

    • D. 

      Used for chemical reactions

  • 4. 
    How are carbohydrates formed?
    • A. 

      By linking shorter units together to form long sugar chains

    • B. 

      Fats stored and built up in the body

    • C. 

      Fats combined together

    • D. 

      They are not formed, found directly in food

  • 5. 
    What is an not an example of a carbohydrate?
    • A. 

      Bread

    • B. 

      Celery

    • C. 

      Pasta

    • D. 

      Rice

  • 6. 
    How many calories are are in a gram of carbohydrates?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      9

  • 7. 
    What percent of calories come from carbohydrates?
    • A. 

      30-44%

    • B. 

      85-99%

    • C. 

      75-80%

    • D. 

      45-65%

  • 8. 
    How many grams of carbohydrates do you need a day?
    • A. 

      130

    • B. 

      56

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      95

  • 9. 
    Carbohydrates require _____ water to digest then proteins and fats.
    • A. 

      More

    • B. 

      Equal amount

    • C. 

      Less

    • D. 

      Way more

  • 10. 
    What are the 2 types of carboydrates?
    • A. 

      Safe and unhealthy

    • B. 

      Bad and good

    • C. 

      Great and excellent

    • D. 

      Simple and complex

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