Carbohydrate Quizzes & Trivia

In the current gym frantic, and diet obsessed society, carbohydrates have been doomed with a bad reputation. But the truth is that not all foods high in carbs are bad. Don’t be misled by the popular fad diets that pronounce the dangers of carbohydrates, because they fuel your body with energy that is needed to perform physical activities and maintain proper organ function. The amount of carbohydrates you need on a daily basis depends on various factors, such as activity level.

So, gets your carbs right and find the answers to “What are the health benefits of whole grains?”, “How much energy does a person consume when resting?”, “Why is dietary fiber an important function for carbohydrates?”, and “Where, in the body, are carbohydrates broken down?”.

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Biochem quiz.  10 questions on carbohydrates

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 7154   |  Last updated: Aug 18, 2020
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    What is the relationship between glucose, mannose and galactose?


Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 2824   |  Last updated: Nov 2, 2020
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      The primary source of energy (ATP) under conditions of oxygen limitation in tissues is?

Carbohydrates are energy-providing nutrients. The body receives 4 calories per 1 gram of carbohydrates consumed. These carbohydrates are separated into sugars, fiber and starch. Do you have enough carbohydrates in your diet?...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 954   |  Last updated: Nov 27, 2018
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     Carbohydrates are important for anybody as an energy source, True or False?

Carbohydrates are polyhydroxy aldeshydes or polyhydroxy ketoses.

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 1092   |  Last updated: Jan 31, 2013
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    The general formula of monosaccharides is

     Do you know enough about the Glycemic Index to get by? This quiz will tell you what ANYONE NEEDS TO KNOW to    *keep their blood sugars and pH balance stable,    *keep up endurance and...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 756   |  Last updated: Jul 29, 2020
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    Glycemic Index is based upon

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Carbohydrate Questions & Answers

What are α-D-glucose and β -D-glucose?
C is the answer to this question. Those who have always loved chemistry will have no trouble figuring out what anomers are. Anomers are found in different atoms of carbohydrates. Some people may get confused if they are dealing with anomers or epimer
What is the storage form of carbohydrate in plants?
The answer to this is D. Starch. A lot of plants would usually store extra sugar so that they will have enough and this is usually stored in the roots of the plant. Whenever a plant needs the extra energy, that is the time when starch would be transf
What is the relationship between glucose, mannose and galactose?
The correct answer to this question is that they are epimers. Related to chemistry, epimers are compounds. These compounds have the same chemical formula. Though the formula is the same, the compounds have different carbon atom's spacial arrangement.
What is the difference between Lipids and Carbohydrates?
Lipids are a large group of molecules containing sterols, fats, waxes, and fat-soluble vitamins, that is vitamins A, D, E, and K. They include phospholipids, triglycerides, and some other things also. The major work they so in the body is ensuring th
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