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Sn2 reaction at an asymmetric carbon of a compound always gives

a) an enantiomer
b)a product with opposite optical rotation
c)a mixture of diastereomers
d)a single steriomer


In SN2 reaction inversion of configuration takes place hence option (b) is correct.
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Option b is correct since this is a backside attack

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