Chair flipping - a m e protons in green on the right are...

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C C H CH 3 H H H H H H H H H H C C H H H CH 3 H H H H H H H H Flipping a Chair 1 Builld a model. Use different colours (red and blue used here) for two of the carbons 2. Rotate the red carbon (now pointing UP) so that it points DOWN 3. Rotate the blue carbon (now pointing DOWN) so that it points UP 4. Draw the result as shown in the right hand drawing Notes: All the protons in green on the left are axial. The s
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Unformatted text preview: a m e protons in green on the right are equitorial Substituents which are equatorial on the left are axial on the right. Substituents which are down (or up) on the left are down (or up) on the right. For example: the Methyl group (CH 3 ) is down and equatorial on the left. It is down and axial on the right....
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This note was uploaded on 07/21/2010 for the course SCIENCE CHM 1321 taught by Professor Ogilvie during the Winter '09 term at University of Ottawa.

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