We’re being asked to draw the structure that reflects the given bond rotation.
Recall conformational isomers are a class of isomers that differ in their single or σ bond rotation. Sigma bonds can freely rotate while pi bonds cannot.
For the given structure, we can produce two structures depending on which side we rotate:
Please draw the following molecule after rotating the bond indicated by the arrow.
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