polysaccharideConsists of chains of monosaccharide anddisaccharideUnder polysaccharide:1. Starch2. Glycogen3. Cellulose
polysaccharide1. StarchStorage of glucose for plants
polysaccharide2. GlycogenStorage of excess sugar in animals; stored inliver and muscles
polysaccharide3. CelluloseStructural support of plants; known as “fiber”
Additional info:monomer: a molecule that may react chemicallyto another molecule to form polymer; thesimplest unit; repeating unit of polymerpolymer: a compound made up of severalrepeating units (monomer)enzyme: speeds up chemical reaction
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