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What would be the product in the following reaction:

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The formation of epoxide with peroxy carboxylic acid is a stereospecific reaction.It takes place with complete retention of the alkene stereochemistry.
Cis-alkenes gives a cis-substituted epoxide.
Hence (a) is the correct answer.
answered Feb 25, 2014 by sreemathi.v

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