Ask Questions, Get Answers

Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
0 votes

Meso-Tartaric acid is optically inactive due to the presence of

(a) Molecular symmetry (b) Molecular asymmetry (c) External compensation (d) Two asymmetric carbon atoms.
Can you answer this question?

1 Answer

0 votes
The absence of optical activity in meso compounds is due to the presence of plane of symmetry in their molecules
Hence a is the correct answer.
answered Mar 5, 2014 by meena.p

Related questions

Ask Question
student study plans
JEE MAIN, CBSE, AIPMT Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App