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Composition of Waxes

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What components are necessary for a wax to be made?

A

A long chain fatty acid can be connected to a long chain alcohol by an ester linkage.

B

A long chain fatty acid can be connected to a long chain alcohol by an ether linkage.

C

A long chain fatty acid can be connected to a long chain alcohol by a sulfhydryl linkage.

D

A long chain fatty acid can be connected to a long chain alcohol by an N-linked bond.

E

A long chain fatty acid can be connected to a long chain alcohol by an amide linkage.