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Unformatted text preview: . N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Mar. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chirality_(chemistry)>. ●"Geometric and Optical Isomers." Wired Chemist . N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Mar. 2011. <http://www.wiredchemist.com/chemistry/instructional/an-introduction-to-chemistry/structure/geometric-and-optical-isomers>. a) Optical isomers are mirror images that are not superimposable. My hands, assuming that the scratches and other imperfections do not count, are nonsuperimposable mirror images . Therefore, they are optical isomer that I carry around with me wherever I go. b)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2012 for the course CHEM 1A taught by Professor Nitsche during the Spring '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.
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