Aqa Chem 4: Isomers

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Same molecular formula but atoms are bonded together differently
Structural Isomerism
1 of 6
Same molecular formula different arrangement of carbon chains
Chain Isomer (straight/branched)
2 of 6
Same molecular formula different position of the functional groups
Positional Isomer
3 of 6
Same structural formula but different arrangement of bonds in space
Stereoisomers
4 of 6
Same structural formula but atoms arranged differently around double bond
Geometric or E/Z isomerism
5 of 6
Same structural formula but mirror images
Optical Isomerism
6 of 6

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Card 2

Front

Chain Isomer (straight/branched)

Back

Same molecular formula different arrangement of carbon chains

Card 3

Front

Positional Isomer

Back

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Card 4

Front

Stereoisomers

Back

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Card 5

Front

Geometric or E/Z isomerism

Back

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