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?”.

Biochem quiz.  10 questions on carbohydrates

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 490   |  Last updated: May 16, 2017
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    What is the relationship between glucose, mannose and galactose?

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 264   |  Last updated: Feb 13, 2013
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      The primary source of energy (ATP) under conditions of oxygen limitation in tissues is?

Questions: 17  |  Attempts: 221   |  Last updated: Oct 11, 2017
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    Is net carbs the same as Glycemic and "Carbohydrate" written on the back of packaging?

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Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 90   |  Last updated: Dec 24, 2018
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    Carbohydrates are molecules of Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen in a

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Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 72   |  Last updated: Jun 20, 2018
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    True or False: Our body needs very little carbohydrate to stay healthy and happy. 

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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
Which nutrient is classified as a micronutrient (only small quantities required)?
The correct answer to the question is option B – vitamins Nutrients are often classified into micro and macronutrients based on the quantity that our body requires. Macronutrients are nutrients that are required in large quantities by living th
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.