What are the atoms that make up carbohydrates?

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Nov 24, 2017

Answer:

Namely carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms covalently bonded. Hydrogen bonds aid in polymerization.

Explanation:

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They are hydrocarbon molecules with a fair amount of hydroxyl and carbonyl groups. The polarity aids in forming either storage or structural polysaccharides such as glycogen or chitin, for instance.