How many monochlorobutanes will be possible on chlorination of n-butane?

- a)2
- b)3
- c)5
- d)1

Correct answer is option 'A'. Can you explain this answer?

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Prince Bhargav
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Jan 13, 2020

The answer is 3 ( 1 chlorobutane and 2 chlorobutane (which has a chiral centre ) so has 2 configurational at that carbon (R and S)

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