Stanley Rossiter Benedict is the founder of the Benedicts test. Also called Benedicts reagent,
this test is used for the detection of reducing sugars. Benedicts solution is the principle reagent
in the Benedicts test. Benedict's Solution contains copper(I
Materials Needed to Test for the Presence of Reducing Sugars
17.3 grams of Copper Sulfate.
173 grams of Sodium Citrate.
100 grams of anhydrous Sodium Carbonate.
Methods Needed to Test for the Presence of Reducing Sugars
1. Use heat to dissolve the sodi
My Introduction to the Wonders of Benevolence
When I was two years old, my father moved my family to the United States. Moving
from Nigeria to America was an extremely difficult decision for my family. Moving to the U.S.