Chemical Engineering - Chemical Process - Discussion

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Which of the following sugars is the sweetest?

[A]. Glucose
[B]. Fructose
[C]. Sucrose
[D]. Lactose

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Arpan said: (Dec 8, 2012)  
Sucrose has a relative sweetness of 1.0, while Splenda (Sucralose) of the same quantity is about 600 times sweeter.
Fructose is the sweetest of all natural sugar types, with a relative sweetness of 1.73. Xylitol is roughly as sweet as sucrose.
Glucose, which is the main component of starch, has a relative sweetness of 0.6-0.7.
Of all the sugars, Lactose is the least sweet, with a relative sweetness of 0.16.

Lakshmi Narayan said: (Nov 17, 2016)  
Fructose is sweetest fruit sugar.

Lovely Anisha said: (Dec 5, 2017)  
Sucrose is the right answer.

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