Organic Chemistry (8th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321768418
ISBN 13: 978-0-32176-841-4

Chapter 7 - Structure and Synthesis of Alkenes - Problems: Problem 7-8 f

Answer

The compound has 4 geometric isomers. The structures are drawn and labeled in the attached image.
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Work Step by Step

The compound has 4 geometric isomers: $(2Z,5E)-3,7-dichloroocta-2,5-diene$ $(2E,5E)-3,7-dichloroocta-2,5-diene$ $(2Z,5Z)-3,7-dichloroocta-2,5-diene$ $(2E,5Z)-3,7-dichloroocta-2,5-diene$ The structures are drawn and labeled in the attached image.
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