Problem: Choose the more stable alkene in each of the following pairs. Explain your reasoning. (e) ( Z )-Cyclooctadecene or ( E )-cyclooctadecene 

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Choose the more stable alkene in each of the following pairs. Explain your reasoning.

 (e) ( Z )-Cyclooctadecene or ( E )-cyclooctadecene 

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