What Is The Chemical Formula For Glucose

Glucose Chemical Formula

Glucose is a natural form of sugar formed by plants during the process of photosynthesis. Glucose is also found in variable levels in the blood sugar of humans and animals. Glucose is a monosaccharide sugar which is white in color and is soluble in water.

Chemical formula C6H12O6
Molecular weight 180.156 g/mol
Chemical names dextrose, blood sugar, corn sugar and grape sugar
Molar mass 180.156 g·mol−1

Glucose Structural Formula

Structural formula of Glucose is as shown below. Glucose contains 6 carbon atoms and belongs to aldehyde group. Glucose may be found in either linear form or cyclic form. Glucose is the basic energy contributor for the human body.

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A charge is fixed at one end of an insulating rod of length ‘L’ which rotates with uniform speed about an axis perpendicular to its length and passing through its other end as shown in the figure. This region of space contains a uniform electrostatic field E directed along positive X-axis. The work done by the field when the particle completes two full rotations is?

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