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Organic Reactions

Reaction Mechanisms and Products

1) Write equations to show how the following equations could be accomplished: A) cyclohexene to Cyclohexane B) 2-Methylbutene to 3,3,4,4-tetramethylhexane 2) Given: CH2CH3 + CL2 -----> product A) The structure for the major product from the reactions is: B) Write equations to clearly show the expected mechanism for t

Retrosynthetic Analyses Involving Alkylation of an Alkynide Ion

Questions on Retrosynthetic analyses involving alkylation of an alkynide ion. Please help me with attached problems 2, 3, and 4. Thanks very much! :) Please help me with problems 2, 3, and 4. Aren't there certain rules you have to follow for alkylation, such as (1) you can't be branched at carbon 2 and (2) you have to end up

Alkane reaction problems

1) When chlorinated, an alkane, C6H14, gives only two products with the formula C6H13Cl. What is the structure of the alkane? 2) The reaction of lithium di-sec-butylcuprate with isopenyl bromide yields?

Calculating the molecular formula of an organic compound

 1 dm3 of hydrocarbon A at 1 atmosphere pressure is shown to have a mass of 2.333g. Given that the molar volume of a gas at S.T.P (ie 25°C, 1 atm) is 24 dm3. Please answer the following: 1) Calculate the molecular formula of A 2) A is a member of which homologous series?  15 cm3 of a mixture of