Winter 2012 Final Q8C

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Winter 2012 Final Q8C

Postby Alan Chien 1J » Fri Mar 11, 2016 10:28 pm

Why is the propyl group attached on the very bottom chair carbon? Could we have put ethyl and methyl there instead, and put the propyl on an adjacent carbon?

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Re: Winter 2012 Final Q8C

Postby Chem_Mod » Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:40 am

Yes. As long as your numbering and axial/equatorial representation is correct, it does not matter which carbon you start at to begin your numbering scheme on the 3D projection.

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