Chemical Digestion of Carbohydrates: Definition & Process


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Which of the following is the basic building block of a carbohydrate?

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1. Which of the following is a function of fiber?

2. Which of the following terms describes the breakdown of a chemical compound using a water molecule?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and accompanying worksheet will assess your understanding of the chemical digestion of carbohydrates. You will be quizzed on the composition of carbohydrates, sugar versus starch, and the role of fiber.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This interactive quiz and worksheet will cover:

  • The building blocks of carbohydrates
  • Simple sugars
  • Breaking down a chemical compound using water
  • The function of fiber

Skills Practiced

Through this assessment of the chemical digestion of carbohydrates, you will practice the following skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of chemical digestion
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding hydrolysis, and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as disaccharide and fiber
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding carbohydrate digestion

Additional Learning

To learn more review the corresponding lesson called Chemical Digestion of Carbohydrates: Definition & Process. The lesson covers:

  • Chemical digestion of carbohydrates
  • Composition of calories
  • The disassembly line
  • The importance of water