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Question: 20/60 An enantiomerically pure acid is treated with racemic mixture of an alcohol having one chiral carbon. The ester formed wll be: Optically active mixture Pure enantiomer Meso compound Racemic mixture
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya thankyou
    hope this will help you 🙏
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    https://doubtnut.com/question-answer-chemistry/an-enantiomerically-pure-is-treated-with-racemic-mixture-of-an-alcohol-having-one-chiral-carbon-the--11486195
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    The optically active pure acid reacts with d and l form of alcohol present in the racemic mixture to form two types of isomeric esters. In each type, the configuration of the chir...
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  • Suresh khokhar thankyou
    follow the instructions
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  • Lingareddy
    ANSWER The two esters formed here will be diastereomers because the chiral part of the carboxylic acid will not participate in the reaction. So, the product will be optically acti...
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