Carbohydrate Presentation sci241 week 3 due day 7

Carbohydrate Presentation sci241 week 3 due day 7 - breads...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 9/22/11 Carbohydrate Presentation BY Jasmyne Carson
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9/22/11 What are carbohydrates? Definition of carbohydrates: Any group of organic compounds that includes sugars, starches, celluloses, and gums, and serves as a major energy source in the diet of animals. These compounds are produced by photosynthetic plants and contain only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Usually in the ratio of 1:2:1
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9/22/11 What is the difference between simple and Simple carbohydrates have one or two sugars. Simple carbohydrates that contain vitamins and minerals occur naturally in fruits, milk and milk products, and vegetables.
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9/22/11 What is the difference between simple and Complex carbohydrates have three or more sugars. Complex carbohydrates also referred to as starchy foods include, legumes, starchy vegetables, and whole –grain
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Unformatted text preview: breads and cereals. 9/22/11 Examples of simple carbohydrates 9/22/11 Examples of complex carbohydrates 9/22/11 How are sugars broken down into our body? All carbohydrates are broken down into glucose which is the simplest sugar which is used as fuel in every cell of the body. As well as for parts of the cells that are made of carbohydrate. Excess blood glucose from digestion is built up into the glycogen the body's preferred sugar storage form. That process is 9/22/11 What are the benefits that carbohydrates provide to The benefits that carbohydrates provide to the body is easy digestion, healthy body, and energy. 9/22/11 The end Eating good simple carbohydrates can be really good for the body. 9/22/11 references Yahoo answers.com dictionary.com...
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