Coordination Compounds

Coordination Compounds

Question

Out of the following, the alkene that exhibits optical isomerism is

  • 2–methyl–2–pentene

  • 3–methyl–2–pentene

  • 4–methyl–1–pentene

  • 3–methyl–1–pentene

Answer

D.

3–methyl–1–pentene

3-methyl-1-pentene is optically active due to presence of chiral carbon, indicated by red star

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