Q. What is fermentation ?

Asked by debaratib24 | 6th Jul, 2015, 12:45: AM

Expert Answer:

Fermentation is a metabolic process in which a microorganism converts a carbohydrate, such as starch or a sugar, into an alcohol or an acid.
For example, yeast perform fermentation to obtain energy by converting sugar into alcohol.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 6th Jul, 2015, 08:28: AM