Joining of two monosaccharides take place through _.
Monosaccharides and Disaccharides:
Monosaccharides have a single polyhydroxy aldehyde group or ketone group. These are the simple sugars with the general formula (CnH2nOn). Monosaccharides are freely soluble in water, colorless and crystalline in nature. The widespread examples are glyceraldehyde and dihydroxyacetone.
Answer and Explanation: 1
The joining of two monosaccharides take place through glycosidic bond.
Disaccharides are also simple sugars. It consists of two monosaccharides...
See full answer below.
Become a member and unlock all Study Answers
Start today. Try it nowCreate an account
Ask a question
Our experts can answer your tough homework and study questions.Ask a question Ask a question
Learn more about this topic:
fromChapter 7 / Lesson 34
Learn about the different types of carbohydrates in cell membranes. Understand the importance and function of carbohydrates in cells and cell membranes.