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Optical isomerism arises from the presence of

(a)An asymmetric carbon atom

(b) A centre of symmetry

(c) A line of symmetry

(d) Any of the above

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The conditions of optical isomers is presence of an asymmetric carbon atom and absence of elements of symmetry.
An asymmetric carbon atom
Hence a is the correct answer.
answered Mar 3, 2014 by meena.p
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