CHEM 2320
Dr. Bachrach
Fall 2012
Quiz 10

1) Give the product or products of the following reactions.

a)

b)

2) Suppose one were interested in synthesizing all of the possible aldoheptose carbohydrates. How many different compounds would one have to prepare?

There are five stereocenters (5 chiral carbons) so there are 25 = 32 different compounds.