Carbohydrates

By Sasi Morsa and Matthew Pyankov

Monosaccharide

Polysaccharide

Examples of carbohydrates are Starch, Glucose, and fructose.

Carbohydrates are found in the carbonyl functional group.

The common function of carbohydrates is to store energy.

Since their function is to store energy, the bonds in the carbohydrates have to be strong and stable.