Boat vs Twisted Boat Conformation? An Ochem question.?

I have two sources: one that says Twisted Boat conformation has lower energy, and one that says it has the higher angle strain than the boat conformation. Isn't the latter more intuitive? The question was in the following context: Order the molecules in increasing stability (cyclohexanes): chair, boat,... show more I have two sources: one that says Twisted Boat conformation has lower energy, and one that says it has the higher angle strain than the boat conformation. Isn't the latter more intuitive?

The question was in the following context: Order the molecules in increasing stability (cyclohexanes): chair, boat, twisted boat. Obviously the chair is the most stable, and has the lowest energy/ring strain.

Any ideas?

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