Chiral center at C1 and C3 where -Br and -CH3 is attached.
Recall that R configured → clockwise priority
S configured → c-clockwise priority
In this case, -CH3 is in the front and H is in back. Hence, CH3 is wedged, H is dashed
Which carbon atom has the methyl group attached and what is the stereochemistry of that carbon?
d) carbon 4
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