Unformatted text preview: Mark the position of reference carbon in this chair conformation with an asterisk (*)! Finally, indicate which of the two chair conformations is more stable by marking the appropriate box with the symbol “X”. If both chairs are of equal stability, mark that box. (a) CH 3 H 3 C * * MORE STABLE MORE STABLE (b) CH 3 * * MORE STABLE MORE STABLE H 3 C CH 3 CH 3 BOTH CHAIRS ARE OF EQUAL STABILITY BOTH CHAIRS ARE OF EQUAL STABILITY CH 3 CH 3 * H 3 C CH 3 CH 3 H 3 C H 3 C H 3 C * CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 X X...
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- Spring '05
- French Revolution, H3C, Conformational isomerism, Chemical bond, Cyclohexane conformation