Define the following with a suitable examole in each:

(i) Oligosaccharides

(ii) Denaturation of protein

(iii) Vitamins

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Answers (1)

(i) Oligosaccharides: Carbohydrates which on hydrolysis give 2 -10 molecules of monosaccharides are called as oligosaccharides. For example: Sucrose.

(ii) Denaturation of Proteins: On heating or on treatment with the mineral acids, the water soluble globular proteins undergo coagulation or precipitation with loss of biological activity to give watre insoluble fibrous proteins.This process is known as denaturation of proteins.

(iii) Vitamins: A group of biomolecule, most of which cannot be produced by the body and must be supplied in small amounts in diet to perfom the specific biological functions fo the life growth and health of human beings and animals.

Most Viewed Questions

Related Chapters

Preparation Products

Knockout NEET 2024

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 39999/-
Buy Now
Knockout NEET 2025

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 45000/-
Buy Now
NEET Foundation + Knockout NEET 2024

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 54999/- ₹ 42499/-
Buy Now
NEET Foundation + Knockout NEET 2024 (Easy Installment)

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 3999/-
Buy Now
NEET Foundation + Knockout NEET 2025 (Easy Installment)

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 3999/-
Buy Now
Boost your Preparation for JEE Main with our Foundation Course
 
Exams
Articles
Questions