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Unformatted text preview: a. Because the bond angles within the ring are very close to the optimum angles for sp3 hybridization. b. Because the ring size is correct. c. Because the right number of carbon atoms have equitorial and axial C-H bonds. d. Because there is little steric hindrance between C-H bonds. Answer: A 4. What is the most stable configuration of cyclohexane? a. Boat. b. Chair. c. Twist boat. d. Skew boat. Answer: B 5. What are the most stable, substituted cyclohexanes? a. Axially substituted. b. 1,3 - disubstituted. c. Equitorially substituted. d. 1,3 - diaxially substituted. Answer: C 1 for attendance 1pt for first right answer 2 pts for every other right answer...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course BME 201 taught by Professor Schmidt during the Fall '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
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