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Textbook Problem

Indicate whether each of the following statements concerning the occurrence and functions of carbohydrates is true or false.

  1. a. Carbohydrates linked to lipids are structural components of cell membranes.
  2. b. Carbohydrates cannot be stored in the human body
  3. c. The reactants for carbohydrate production by plant are carbon dioxide and water.
  4. d. Human dietary intake should always be less titan 50% carbohydrate by mass.

(a)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The validation of the given statement that carbohydrates linked to lipids are structural components of cell membranes has to be stated.

Concept introduction: Carbohydrates are one of the essential macronutrient in our diet.   It is the major source of energy and is important for balanced diet.

Lipids are made up of hydrocarbons that are present in their most reduced form, which makes them a form of energy storage.

Explanation

The cabohydrates linked to lipids are a part of the cell membranes.  Membranes are formed by the assembly of carbohydrate, lipids and proteins.  The non-covalent forcesexist between the carbohydrates, lipids and proteins...

(b)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The validation of the given statement that carbohydrates cannot be stored in human body has to be stated.

Concept introduction: Carbohydrates are one of the essential macronutrients in our diet.  It is the major source of energy and is important for balanced diet.

(c)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The validation of the given statement that the reactants for carbohydrate production by plants are carbondioxide and water has to be stated.

Concept introduction: Carbohydrates are one of the essential macronutrient in our diet.  It is the major source of energy and is important for balanced diet.

(d)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The validation of the given statement that human dietary intake should always be less than 50 % carbohydrate by mass is to be stated.

Concept introduction: The major source of carbohydrates for plants and animals is via plant intake in diet. Carbohydrates are one of the essential macronutrient in our diet. It is the major source of energy and is important for a balanced diet.

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