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Unformatted text preview: can add that first x The back carbon atom has an H atom in the plane of the page pointing down x Now add the other bonds to each C so that it is symmetrical x The groups / bonds (blue) that were forward of the plane of the page in the original wedge-dash diagram are now to our right x Those behind (green) the plane are now to our left x Try the same thing, but looking from the right to generate the other Newman projection Cyclohexane: Drawing cyclohexane so that it looks like a chair can be the key to appreciating the axial and equatorial positions. ... First step is drawing the chair itself. Although the chair "looks better" when slightly angled, it maybe easier to "learn" to draw it with the middle protion horizontal....
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