Problem: The absolute configuration of the two carbon atoms in this compound are  a) R - left carbon atom; R - right carbon atom. b) S - left carbon atom; S - right carbon atom. c) S - left carbon atom; R - right carbon atom. d) R - left carbon atom; S - right carbon atom. 

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The absolute configuration of the two carbon atoms in this compound are 

a) R - left carbon atom; R - right carbon atom.

b) S - left carbon atom; S - right carbon atom.

c) S - left carbon atom; R - right carbon atom.

d) R - left carbon atom; S - right carbon atom. 

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