Alkene + Br2/CH2Cl2 → Dihalogenation (produces vicinal dihalides with anti-stereochemistry)
(1) Electrophilic addition
(2) Nucleophilic substitution via SN2
Therefore, the stereoisomers formed is a racemic mixture
What stereoisomers would you expect to obtain from each of the following reactions?
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