Problem: Using the Cahn, Ingold, Prelog priority system, assign and label priorities of each group attached to the stereocenter (1 through 4) in the box next to each group. Based on your assignments, determine the absolute configuration as R or S (circle R or S for each)

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Using the Cahn, Ingold, Prelog priority system, assign and label priorities of each group attached to the stereocenter (1 through 4) in the box next to each group. Based on your assignments, determine the absolute configuration as R or S (circle R or S for each)

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