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" HOOC - CH( CH 3 ) - CHOH - CHBr - CHOH - CH( CH 3 ) - COOH " which of the 9 carbons are chiral?? is ( CHBr ) carbon chiral ???


" HOOC - CH( CH3) - CHOH - CHBr - CHOH - CH( CH3) - COOH  "


which of the 9 carbons are chiral??


is ( CHBr ) carbon chiral ???




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3 Answers

vikas askiitian expert
509 Points
11 years ago

HOOC - C*H( CH3) - C*HOH - C*HBr - C*HOH - C*H( CH3) - COOH

 all c* are chiral carbon atoms ....


SAGAR SINGH - IIT DELHI
879 Points
11 years ago

Dear mohit,

Chiral carbon centres are:

HOOC - C*H( CH3) - C*HOH - C*HBr - C*HOH - C*H( CH3) - COOH

 

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Priya Gorakshnath Anandkar
18 Points
11 years ago

" HOOC- CH*( CH3) - C*HOH - CHBr - C*HOH - C*H( CH3) - COOH  

Only 4 carbons r chiral !

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