Problem: Indicate whether the following pairs of molecules, first give the best description of the relationship between the two (i.e. are they the same compound, enantiomers, diastereomers, conformers, or constitutional isomers). Then answer the subsequent questions. a) Is the molecule on left is chiral? (Yes or No) b) What is the stereochemistry (R or S) of carbon 1, 2.

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Indicate whether the following pairs of molecules, first give the best description of the relationship between the two (i.e. are they the same compound, enantiomers, diastereomers, conformers, or constitutional isomers). Then answer the subsequent questions.

a) Is the molecule on left is chiral? (Yes or No)

b) What is the stereochemistry (R or S) of carbon 1, 2.

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