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Enantiometrically pure retrosynthesis

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There are many ways of making (R)3-ethyl-4-methylpent-1-yne. Explain what enantiomerically pure retrosynthesis is and show the enantiometrically pure retrosynthesis of this alkyne via a substitution mechanism.

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Solution Summary

This solution defines the key terms and shows with reaction mechanism and retrosynthesis of a terminal alkyne.

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