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Diastereoisomers of 3,3,5-trimethylcyclohexanol

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I have attached the data in pdf form (GC information); document that is the peaks for NMR integrated (chloroform as the deuterated solvent) and a word doc in rich text (duplicating the excel format) that must be completed. I need assistance with calculations.

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Q. Preparation and properties of the diastereoisomers of 3,3,5-trimethylcyclohexanol
GC basically plots the amount of eluted analyte against retention time. The cis isomer runs slower on silica gel than the trans isomer, due to its sterically hindered ...

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This is a follow-up to postings 554353 and 554354. This solution offers a guideline (only) on how to do the lab calculation and succinctly addresses the basic principles.