Problem: The product of the reaction given below will be a) achiral but not meso. b) a mixture of diastereomers.  c) a meso compound d) a racemate.

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The product of the reaction given below will be

a) achiral but not meso.

b) a mixture of diastereomers. 

c) a meso compound

d) a racemate.

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