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- Created on: 30-05-16 15:23
E and Z Isomerism
We can see there are two different isomers, the C=C double bond prevents rotation meaning these are chemically different, there is more space for other compounds to reach the double bond in the one on the right. When re-drawn like ethene...
Trans but-2-ene, the E isomer Cis but-2-ene, the Z isomer
Drawing them out like ethene will help with questions in the exam