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Examples of carbohydrates are sugars and starches, such as pasta, bread, candy, sugar, soda, flour, pancakes, and cereal.
Specific examples include starch, cellulose, and glycogen.
Functional groups found in carbohydrates
Carbonyls are found in carbohydrates
Common functions of carbohydrates
Carbohydrates are short term energy storages. They can also be intermediate term storages for energy, as in starch for plants and glycogen for animals.