[Solved] Which Statement Properly Describes the Difference Between Ribose and Deoxyribose

Question 67
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Question 67

Which statement properly describes the difference between ribose and deoxyribose?

A)Ribose is an L-sugar and deoxyribose is a D-sugar.
B)Deoxyribose has one less oxygen atom than ribose.
C)Ribose has an α-arrangement and deoxyribose has a β-arrangement.
D)Ribose is a five-carbon sugar and deoxyribose is a six-carbon sugar.
E)Deoxyribose has two more hydroxyl groups than ribose.

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