Question 38 of 78

Carbohydrates are commonly found as starch in plant storage organs. Which of the following five properties of starch (A-E) make it useful as a storage material?

(A) Easily translocated 

(B) Chemically non-reactive

(C) Easily digested by animals

(D) Osmotically inactive

(E) Synthesized during photosynthesis

The useful properties are 

(1) (B) and (C)

(2) (B) and (D)

(3) (A), (C) and (E)

(4) (A) and (E)