Problem: Draw and label cis and trans-1-bromo-4-tert-butylcyclohexane. Explain which compound reacts faster (via the E2 mechanism) with sodium methoxide (NaOCH3).

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Draw and label cis and trans-1-bromo-4-tert-butylcyclohexane. Explain which compound reacts faster (via the E2 mechanism) with sodium methoxide (NaOCH3).

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