Simple Carbohydrates
Complex Carbohydrates
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Carbs in Your Body
Carbohydrates Mixer

100

This depends on how a sugar molecule "fits" with taste buds.

What is sweetness?

100

An example of a complex carbohydrate is.

Bread, pasta, etc...

100

The process where sugar is "freed" for use in the body.

What is hydrolysis?

100

When glucose enters your body it is called this.

What is blood sugar?

100

Your body uses carbohydrates for this.

What is energy?

200

An example of a simple carbohydrate is.

What is glucose, fructose, lactose etc...?

200

The branched structure of starch is called. 

amylopectin

200

Fructose is the sweetest sugar. True or False.

True

200

Insufficient production of this hormone causes diabetes.

What is insulin?

200

These are the three elements that make up a carbohydrate. Remember, two of them are combined to come up with the name carbohydrate.

What are carbon, hydrogen and oxygen?

300

Disaccharides are simple carbohydrates. True or false?

True!

300

Polysaccharides contain just two molecules. True or False

False

300

Apple juice will test positive in _____________ test.

What is a Benedict's?

300

Carbohydrates help supply your body with this.

What is energy?

300

Young peas taste sweeter than mature peas because they have more of these.

Simple carbohydrates.

400

The sugar found in milk is called.

What is lactose?

400

When complex carbohydrates enter your body and can't go to your liver, blood or muscles, they become this.

What is fat?

400

Potatoes will test positive in ___________ test.

What is an Iodine?

400

Insulin from your pancreas takes excess glucose and converts it into this, so it can be used later to give your body energy.

What is glycogen?

400

Putting a plant under a large tree will affect its production of glucose. True or false.

True

500

When combined, glucose and fructose make this molecule.

What is sucrose?

500

Complex carbohydrates provide a quick boost of energy compares to simple carbohydrates. True or False?

False

500

Table sugar that is typically added to coffee has this chemical name.

What is sucrose?

500

Simple carbohydrates travel directly into your blood and can be used almost immediately for energy. True or False

True

500

Photosynthesis produces oxygen and this.

What is glucose?