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# State whether the following statement is True or FalseThe direction of rotation is denoted by the prefix (+) for dextrorotatory and (-) for laevorotatory enantiomers.

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True
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False

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## The correct option is A True$$True$$Dextrorotatory refers to the rotation of plane-polarized light to the right side, whereas levorotatory refers to the rotation of plane-polarized light to the left side. and the direction of rotation is denoted by the prefix $$(+)$$ for dextrorotatory and $$(-)$$ for laevorotatory enantiomers.Chemistry

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