Question

a) Write the IUPAC name. b) Apply the labels R/S and ZE to the appropriate structural features of the molecule below. c) An optically active epoxide, C,H120, is opened with

aqueous acid to give an optically inactive gly col. Propose structures for the epoxide and the glycol. d) Circle the chiral molecules below.

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