The correct statement among the following about Saccharin is -

1. It is also known as Ortho-sulphobenzimide

2. It is 550 times sweeter than sugar.

3. It is used as a sweetening agent.

4. All of the above.

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Cetyltrimethyl ammonium bromide is an example of :

1. Artificial sweetener
2. Cationic detergent
3. Soap
4. Anionic detergent

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The use of aspartame is limited to cold foods and drinks because:

1. It is unstable when heated and decomposes at cooking temperature.
2. It is 500 times sweeter than cane sugar.
3. It becomes bitter at cooking temperature.
4. It reacts with the food at cooking temperature.

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Alitame should be avoided as an artificial sweetener because -

1. It adds calories.

2. It is required in higher quantities.

3. It gives a peculiar smell.

4. It is difficult to control the sweetness.

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A chemical that can be used as a sweetening agent, temperature and is calorie-free is
1. Sucrose
2. Glucose
3. Aspartame
4. Sucralose

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