Card Set Information
What nutrient is needed to meet the bodys needs?
The general types of carbs are
simple sugars and comlex (polysaccharides) sugars
Digestion of starch begins in the
mouth and continues in the small intestine with the pancreatic amylase
How many calories per gram to carbs provide?
4 cal per gram
Monosaccharides have how many units of sugar
1 sugar: glucose, fructose, and galactose
Disaccharides have how many units of sugar
2 sugars: sucrose(salt), maltose(sugar), lactose(sugar milk).
made of of glucose and fructose
mad up of glucose and glucose
glucose and galactose
secreated from the pancreas. decreases blood sugar.
secreated from the pancrease. increasing blood sugar
secreated from the adrenal glad.
flight or fight response and increase blood sugar