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# How many chiral carbon atoms are present in $2,3,4$ trichloropentane ?

$(a)\;3 \\(b)\;2\\(c)\;1\\(d)\;4$
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has three chiral atoms; The middle one is a pseudo chiral carbon atom while the other two are usual chiral carbon atoms.
Hence a is the correct answer.
answered Mar 4, 2014 by