Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 24 - The Chemistry of Life: Organic and Biological Chemistry - Exercises - Page 1088: 24.72b

Answer

Four chiral carbons are present in this molecule.
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Work Step by Step

A chiral carbon has four different groups or atoms attached to it. The carbons circled in the picture above are all chiral because they are bounded to four different groups or atoms.
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