ch3-ch2-chcl-ch3 obtained by chlorination of n-butane will be
a) Meso - form
b) racemic mixture
c) d-form
d) l-form
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Dear Student,

When n-butane is chlorinated the product yield is of 1-chlorobutane, 2-chlorobutane and hence it comes under racemic mixture. The answer is Option (B) Racemic Mixture.


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