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. What is a hexose sugar? Sketch the straight-chain representation of the hexose galactose.

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Interpret hexose sugar. Interpret straight chain structure of galactose.

Concept Introduction:

Fructose and glucose are the sugar and comes under 6 carbon sugar. They are known as hexoses.

Aldopentose are the structure consist of an aldehyde and 5 carbon while ketopentose are the structure consist of a ketone and 5 carbon.

Aldohexose are the structure consist of an aldehyde and 6 carbon while ketohexose is the structure consist of ketone and 6 carbon.

Explanation

Hexose is a type of sugar in which 6 carbon are present which include either aldohexose or ketohexose.

An aldohexose is a structure which consist of aldehyde in a 6 carbons structure while in ketohexose ketone group is present...

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