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What is the maximum number of stereoisomers that could exist for the compound below?
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6
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8
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10
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D
16
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Solution

The correct option is D 16
The number of stereoisomers can be calculated from the number of chiral centres (n), 2n.
Here number of chiral centers = 4 => 24 = 16 stereoisomers.

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