The Iodine Test

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What is the primary objective of the iodine test?

To detect the presence of polysaccharides, primarily starch

Which polysaccharide would produce a black color in the iodine test?

Dextrin

What reagent is used in the iodine test?

Lugol’s iodine

What color does amylase produce in the iodine test?

Blue-black

According to the principle of the iodine test, what is the key to this test?

The helix structure of the glucose chain

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What is the primary objective of the iodine test? Which polysaccharide would produce a black color in the iodine test? What reagent is used in the iodine test? What color does amylase produce in the iodine test? According to the principle of the iodine test, what is the key to this test?

Test your knowledge of the iodine test for detecting polysaccharides with this quiz. Explore the principles, objectives, and variations of the iodine test, including the starch-iodine test.

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