Maya Garg and Devia Joshi
Names of monomers
Monosaccharides (simple sugars, glucose, fructose, and galactose)
Name of polymer
Examples of carbohydrates
2% or regular milk
Alcohol, aldehyde, and ketone
Providing energy for muscles, fuel for the nervous system, enabling metabolism, and breaking down foods.
Structure vs function
Helps determine where and how energy is stored in muscles and different parts of the body. It also allows sugars to easily attach as well as easily makes chains.
"Honors Biology - Joule." HBio: Assignment: Carbohydrate Activity. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Sept. 2014.