by: Darrin Desylva, Sanish Jain
Role of Carbohydrates
The main roles of carbohydrates is to fuel the nervous system, give energy to the body, and prevents proteins from being used as energy.
Consequences of insufficient carbs
Insufficient levels of carbs leads to lack of energy, physical fatigue, Short term weight loss, and possible drowsiness.
Major source of Carbs in human diets
The types of Carbohydrates that humans have in their daily diet is starches, sugars, fibers
This is a model of one of the many carbohydrates. There is a double bond on the oxygen.
These are 2 other examples of carbohydrates. There is another double bond on the oxygen. We also see an example of a functional group.