Asked by | 14th Jun, 2008, 05:47: PM
Carbohydrate is an organic compound composed of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. It is one of the 3 main nutrients present in food and is the main source of energy for our body. It may be simple or complex.
Starch is a complex carbohydrate. Starch is composed of long chains of glucose molecules. Its formula is (C6H10O5)n
Glucose is a simple, six-carbon, monosaccharide carbohydrate with the formula C6H12O6.
Answered by | 16th Jun, 2008, 08:32: PM
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