Carbohydrates are energy-providing nutrients. The body receives 4 calories per 1 gram of carbohydrates consumed. Carbohydrates are separated into simple carbohydrates (sugar), complex carbohydrates (fiber) and starch.
Carbohydrates provide to the body.
- Carbohydrates have 4 calories per gram
- Carbohydrates have 7 calories per gram
- Carbohydrates have 9 calories per gram
Match the type of carbohydrate to the correct classification.