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    Reaction of 2-chlorohexane

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    1. Tell what products you expect and by what mechanism they are formed for each of the following reactions:
    a. 2-chlorohexane + ethanol
    b. 2-chlorohexane + sodium ethoxide (in ethanol)
    c. 2-chlorohexane + sodium hydrosulfide

    2. Give the structures of all possible products when 2-chlorobutane reacts by the E-2 mechanism.

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    Solution Summary

    The reactions of 2-chlorohexane with ethanol, sodium ethoxide and sodium hydrosulfide are outlined along with E2 mechanisms.