Problem: Draw every stereoisomer for 1,2-difluoro-1,2-dimethylcyclopentane. Use wedge-and-dash bonds for the substituent groups, and be sure that they are drawn on the outside of the ring, adjacent to each other. The skeletal structure of one molecule is included to indicate the proper format; modify the X's on the given structure to create the first stereoisomer.

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We are asked to draw every stereoisomer for 1,2-difluoro-1,2-dimethylcyclopentane.

Root: cyclopentane → 5 C ring

Substituents: difluoro → 2 F groups (on C1 and C2)

                       dimethyl → 2 CHgroups (on C1 and C2)


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Draw every stereoisomer for 1,2-difluoro-1,2-dimethylcyclopentane. Use wedge-and-dash bonds for the substituent groups, and be sure that they are drawn on the outside of the ring, adjacent to each other. The skeletal structure of one molecule is included to indicate the proper format; modify the X's on the given structure to create the first stereoisomer.

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