MCAT Organic Chemistry Question — Chemical Species
- May 08, 2018
- MCAT Question of the Day
- Reviewed By: Liz Flagge
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Each of the carbocations listed would have a charge of +1. Thus the species with a m/z of 43 would simply be the one with the mass closest to 43. Here, that’s choice (C).
A: A methyl group has a mass of approximately 15
B: An ethyl group has a mass of approximately 29
D: A butyl group has a mass of approximately 56
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