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Three-Dimensional Representations

Assigning Priorities

Determining Stereochemical Relationships

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Assigning Priorities: Examples of R and S

Consider the following molecules and determine whether each stereocenter has an orientation of R or S. To see the five steps for determining R or S orientation in another window, click here.

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