MYTUTOR SUBJECT ANSWERS

472 views

What is an optical isomerism?

Optical isomerism is a type of stereoisomerism which includes a chiral carbon. This means the pair of molecules have the same structural formula but the four different groups around the carbon atom are arranged differently in space.

Nadine K. GCSE Biology tutor, GCSE Chemistry tutor, A Level Biology t...

1 year ago

Answered by Nadine, an A Level Chemistry tutor with MyTutor


Still stuck? Get one-to-one help from a personally interviewed subject specialist

97 SUBJECT SPECIALISTS

£24 /hr

Pooja D.

Degree: Medicine (Bachelors) - Birmingham University

Subjects offered:Chemistry, Science+ 6 more

Chemistry
Science
Physics
Maths
Biology
.UKCAT.
-Personal Statements-
-Medical School Preparation-

“I have tutored for the past 4 years and have gathered many ways of teaching concepts to students in a way that is easily-digestible and understandable. ”

£22 /hr

Tiarnan B.

Degree: MChem (Masters) - York University

Subjects offered:Chemistry, Maths+ 2 more

Chemistry
Maths
Geography
-Personal Statements-

“I am a fun, open and qualified tutor. I guarantee by choosing me you will reach where you want to be and beyond, all while enjoying the subject!”

PremiumLorenzo C. GCSE Biology tutor, A Level Biology tutor, GCSE Chemistry ...
£30 /hr

Lorenzo C.

Degree: Biomedical Sciences with Honours in Infectious Diseases (Bachelors) - Edinburgh University

Subjects offered:Chemistry, Physics+ 1 more

Chemistry
Physics
Biology

“Hey! I'm Lorenzo and I study Biomedical Sciences with an honours in Infectious Diseases at the University of Edinburgh. I'd be happy to help you with Biology, Chemistry and Physics at GCSE or at A-Level.  I have previous experience tu...”

About the author

Nadine K.

Currently unavailable: for new students

Degree: Biochemistry (Bachelors) - Bristol University

Subjects offered:Chemistry, Biology

Chemistry
Biology

“About Me I am currently studying Biochemistry at the University of Bristol. I loved studying the sciences all the way through school and would be thrilled to be of any kind of help! I understand that when it comes to science it doesn’...”

You may also like...

Posts by Nadine

NaOH is a strong base. An aqueous solution is made containing 0.300mol.dm^-3 of NaOH at room temperature. Calculate the pH of this solution.

What is a mutation and what are they caused by?

What is an optical isomerism?

What is transcription?

Other A Level Chemistry questions

Types of chemical bonds

Why does the bromine become polarised in HBr during electrophilic addition

What is the difference between structural isomers and stereoisomers?

Write an expression and units for equilibrium constant for this reaction: 2SO2(g)+O2(g)<-->2SO3(g)

View A Level Chemistry tutors

We use cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing to use this website, we'll assume that you're OK with this. Dismiss

mtw:mercury1:status:ok