Problem: Which sawhorse projection below represents the specific conformation of 2,3-dimethyl- butane shown? You should look at the molecule from the direction indicated by the arrow marked Q31 in the diagram below. From this direction, C2 will be closer to your eye than C3. There is only one correct answer.

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Which sawhorse projection below represents the specific conformation of 2,3-dimethyl- butane shown? You should look at the molecule from the direction indicated by the arrow marked Q31 in the diagram below. From this direction, C2 will be closer to your eye than C3. There is only one correct answer.

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