Consider the following statements about Lipids:

  1. Lipids are made up of fatty acids and glycerol
  2. Lipids are hydrophobic which means they do not mix with water

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Lipids are hydrophobic which means they do not mix with water. Lipids pack a lot of energy or calories into a small space. Lipids are made up of fatty acids and glycerol. 

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