Problem: When a glucose molecule loses a hydrogen atom as the result of an oxidation-reduction reaction, the glucose molecule becomes A. hydrolyzed B. oxidized C. neutralD. reduced

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Reduction: gaining an H atom

Oxidation: losing an H atom

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When a glucose molecule loses a hydrogen atom as the result of an oxidation-reduction reaction, the glucose molecule becomes 

A. hydrolyzed 

B. oxidized 

C. neutral

D. reduced

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