Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

Dave Woodcock,
Associate Professor Emeritus UBC (Okanagan)
©1996,2000, 2008

7. Stereochemistry (iii)

III. Drawing 3-D Structures in 2-D
(iii) Fischer Projections



Sketch a Fischer projection down the bond indicated for the following molecular structures.

1. C2,C3

2. C2,C3

3. C2,C3

4. C3,C4

Continue illustration conventions with one of the following:

wedge diagrams

Sawhorse and Newman Projections

Back to Fischer projections including diastereoisomerism

Review More than One Stereogenic centre.

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