Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Determining Total Number of Stereoisomers Practice Problems Solution: Indicate which atoms in the following compound are...

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Solution: Indicate which atoms in the following compound are chiral centers. (Provide a list letters without spacing. Alphabetize your list (abcd).) Chiral centers: __________How many stereoisomers do you expect for this compound?

Problem

Indicate which atoms in the following compound are chiral centers. 

(Provide a list letters without spacing. Alphabetize your list (abcd).) 

Chiral centers: __________

How many stereoisomers do you expect for this compound?

Solution

Recall that chiral centers are Cs with 4 different groups in it. In this example, carbon A, B and D are all chiral centers. 

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