Dolbier HW Solutions 408

Dolbier HW Solutions 408 - CHAPTER 19 CARBOXYLIC ACIDS...

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CHAPTER 19 CARBOXYLIC ACIDS SOLUTIONS TO TEXT PROBLEMS 19.1 ( b ) The four carbon atoms of crotonic acid form a continuous chain. Because there is a double bond between C-2 and C-3, crotonic acid is one of the stereoisomers of 2-butenoic acid. The stereochemistry of the double bond is E . ( c ) Oxalic acid is a dicarboxylic acid that contains two carbons. It is ethanedioic acid. ( d
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