Answer Key

A1. Carbohydrates are the most abundant organic compounds. Glucose is the basic form of carbohydrates.

A2. NADH reduces ketones.

A3. Negative effects of cutting carbohydrates and using proteins as energy sources are kidney failure, hair loss, nausea, bad breath and the body going into ketosis.

A4. The products from the reaction are energy, carbon dioxide, and water.