List the elements found in carbohydrates?
There are three elements found in the carbohydrates that make up many of our foods. They are carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
When discussing pure carbohydrates, lipids, and protein: Amino acids contain Nitrogen and some contain sulphur which are not found in the strictest definition of carbohydrates and lipids. However carbohydrates and lipids can also combine with amino acids to form compounds like glycoproteins and ceramides.