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Drawing Line Structures of Cyclohexanes

Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:10 pm
by Colleen_VeraCruz_3A
When drawing line structures, how do we know if we have to draw the boat or chair conformation as opposed to drawing a "standard" symmetrical cyclohexane (like a rounded one)?

Re: Drawing Line Structures of Cyclohexanes

Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:44 pm
by Anthony Cannizzaro 3J
I believe you'd only have to draw the conformation if asked specifically to draw the conformation of the molecule.