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Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 2:37 pm
by Dianna Grigorian 1C
Can someone please describe the gauche conformation and any of its distinct features? I understand that it is the second most stable state and is staggered, but is there a certain way to identify it?

Re: Gauche

Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:43 pm
by Chem_Mod
It will be a staggered conformation and generally have the two largest groups next to each other (60 deg apart) rather than the optimal 180 deg.