Results for: Ketones

In Chemistry

What is a ketone?

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In Health

What are ketones?

Ketones are substances that are made when the body breaks down fat for energy. Normally, your body gets the energy it needs from carbohydrate in your diet. But stored fat is b ( Full Answer )
In Chemistry

What are ketone bodies?

Ketone Bodies are chemicals that the body makes when there is not enough insulin in the blood and it must break down fat for its energy.
In Chemistry

What does ketones do to you?

in a regular diet, carbs are converted to glucose that the body uses for fuel when the supply of carbs is limited (about 30g-50g per day) the body requires an alternative f ( Full Answer )
In Organic Chemistry

What is symmerical ketone?

when two similar alkyl or aryl groups are attached to carbonyl carbons then it is a symmetrical ketone..... as CH3-CO-CH3 or C6H5-CO-C6H5
In Organic Chemistry

What is a saturated ketone?

A saturated ketone is one which has saturated alpha, beta carbons etc.. (by this I mean saturated with hydrogens, there are no double bonds). The opposite, a conjugated ket ( Full Answer )
In Organic Chemistry

Are ketones basic?

I think ketones are slightly basic due to the resonance of the doule bond in the carbonyl functional group. This will leave a negative charge on the oxygen making it capable o ( Full Answer )
In Testosterone

Is testosterone a ketone?

No its a aldehyde, which is in the same chemical group but is notthe same thing.
In Dieting and Weight Loss

What will raspberry ketones do for you?

Raspberry Ketones are the natural aromatic compounds which derivedfrom raspberries. These ketones are being used in perfumes as wellas food extracts. By adding these ketones t ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What is ketones?

The official definition for the word ketones is "an organiccompound containing a carbonyl group =C=O bonded to two hydrocarbongroups, made by oxidizing secondary alcohols. The ( Full Answer )