Draw the three constitutional isomers having molecular formula C_7H_14 that contain a...


Draw the three constitutional isomers having molecular formula {eq}\rm C_7H_{14} {/eq} that contain a five-membered ring and two methyl groups as substituents. For each constitutional isomer that can have cis and trans isomers, draw the two stereoisomers.


Isomers are compounds with the same molecular formula but different bonding connectivity. Constitutional isomers differ in the position of atoms or groups and stereoisomers only differ in the spatial position of atoms or groups.

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{eq}\rm C_7H_{14} {/eq} has one 5-membered ring and two methyl substituents.

The three constitutional isomers depend on the position of the...

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Stereoisomers: Definition, Types & Examples


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Learn about stereoisomer definition, types, and examples. Understand the difference between constitutional isomers and stereoisomers, and stereoisomers formula.

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