# How do you draw a nucleotide and label its three basic parts?

Jul 19, 2017

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#### Explanation:

The above structure is a $\textcolor{m a \ge n t a}{\text{nucleotide}}$.

It consists of a:

• $\textcolor{\mathmr{and} a n \ge}{\text{phosphate group}}$
• $\textcolor{red}{\text{5-carbon sugar}}$, and
• $\textcolor{g r e e n}{\text{nitrogenous base}}$.