Which of these tartaric acid isomers will have the same melting point?
a) (+)-tartaric acid and (-)-tartaric acid only
b) (+)-tartaric acid and (-)-tartaric acid and racemic (±)-tartaric acid only
c) (+)-tartaric acid and (-)-tartaric acid and meso-tartaric acid only
d) meso-tartaric acid and racemic (±)-tartaric acid only
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