# How do E and Z isomers arise in molecules?

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Dec 13, 2016

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Structural isomerism derives from different connectivity for a given formula.

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Geometric isomerism presumes the SAME structural isomerism, i.e. the same connectivity, however different geometry for the same structure. Organic chemistry provides rich examples of structural and geometric isomerism, and

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For both isomers, connectivity IS THE SAME.

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