Nitrogenous bases follow a structure of:
Purine → double-ring conjugated structure;
Pyrimidine → single ring conjugated with 2 Ns
Pyridine → single ring conjugated with 1 N
Identify the following compounds as pyridines, pyrimidines, or purines.
a) pyridine a) pyridine a) pyridine
b) pyrimidine b) pyrimidine b) pyrimidine
c) purine c) purine c) purine
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