Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Equatorial Preference Practice Problems Solution: Consider a single enantiomer of trans-1-methyl-3-t...

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Solution: Consider a single enantiomer of trans-1-methyl-3-tert-butylcyclohexane. (For this problem, it does not matter which one.) There are two chair forms. Draw both of them. Which one is more stable? Why?

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Consider a single enantiomer of trans-1-methyl-3-tert-butylcyclohexane. (For this problem, it does not matter which one.) There are two chair forms. Draw both of them. Which one is more stable? Why?