Written Assignment 6
Submit your solutions to the following problems. Show all work where applicable .Answers alone are not acceptable.
1. Select an alkyl halide and a nucleophile that will give each of the following products:
a. (R)-3-chlorohexane+sodium methoxide(in methanol) 3-methoxyhexane
b. (S)-2-chlorobutane+methanol 2-methoxybutane
3. Determine the order of reactivity for (CH3)2CHCH2Br, (CH3)3CBr, and CH3CHBrCH2CH3
b. NaSH(sodium hydrosulfide)
4. Tell ALL possible products you expect and by what mechanism they are formed for each of the following reactions:
5. Give the structures of all possible products when 2-chlorobutane reacts by the E-2 mechanism.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 8:10 am ad1c9bdddf
This solution offers rationale and guidelines to some representative problems on organic reaction mechanisms.