posted by Marisol .
Which one has an optical isomer?
I know it's not t-butanol or 2-bromo-2-methylbutane.
Is it 2-amino-2-methyl-butal-1-ol?
Correction to above:
2-amino-2-methyl-butan-1-ol (Butan is with an "n" not "l"
IF this is the same as 2-amino-2-methyl-1-butanol, yes that would be optically active.