Problem: This disaccharide is composed of two ________ residues linked by a(n) __________ glycosidic bond.A. glucosamine :: alpha (1-4)B. glucosamine :: beta (1-4)C. N-acetylglucosamine :: alpha (1-4)D. N-acetylglucosamine :: beta (1-4)

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Glucose and other monosaccharides can be modified by replacing hydroxyl groups with other functional groups. And just like other monosaccharides, they can still for polysaccharides.

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This disaccharide is composed of two ________ residues linked by a(n) __________ glycosidic bond.

A. glucosamine :: alpha (1-4)

B. glucosamine :: beta (1-4)

C. N-acetylglucosamine :: alpha (1-4)

D. N-acetylglucosamine :: beta (1-4)



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