Which of the following is a heteropolysaccharide?

1) Peptidoglycan

2) Starch

3) Inulin

4) Chitin

Answer:1) Peptidoglycan

Explanation: Heteropolysaccharide is a polymer having more than one type of repeating units. Peptidoglycan is the polymer of N-acetylglucosamine and N-acetyl muramic acid. Starch is a homopolymer of glucose, inulin is a polymer of fructose and chitin is a homopolymer of N-acetylglucosamine.

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