Q. 54.0( 6 Votes )

Sugars are technically called carbohydrates, referring to the fact that their formulae are only multiple of C(H2O). Hexoses therefore have six carbons, twelve hydrogens and six oxygen atoms. Glucose is a hexose. Choose from among the following another hexose.
A. Fructose

B. Erythrose

C. Ribulose

D. Ribose

Answer :

Its a hexose (6 C atoms) sugar, with ketonic group.


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