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Stereochemistry, Bonding and Formation

Which chair term will be more stable and explain why?

Draw the possible chair forms of cis and trans 1-isopropyl-3-methylcyclohexane. Are the two forms identical, enantiomeric, or diastereomeric? In each case, indicate which chair term will be more stable and explain why. Is either of these molecules chiral?

Structures and fragmentation patterns in mass spectra

Suggest structure fragmentation patterns that account for the following observed peaks in the mass spectra. A) 5-methyl-2-hexanone, m/e= 71, 58, 43 B) C6H5CH2OCH3, m/e= 122, 121, 91, 77 C) 1-bromopropane, m/e= 124,122, 43, 29, 15

Conformation structures

A) Draw the most stable chair conformation of cis-1-cyclopropyl-2-methlcyclohexane. B) Draw the most stable conformation of trans-1-isobutyl-4-methylcyclohexane in both the chair conformation and the wedge structure.

Deriving Unknown Chemical Compound

I'm having some problems identifying the unknown compound based upon the information given. I provided as much information as I could with a possible compound, but I don't think it is correct. Can you please help me? Thanks! An unknown compound containing C, H, and one kind of heteroatom only shows a molecular ion peak

Steam Distillation

Steam distillation may be used to separate a mixture of p-nitrophenol and o-nitrophenol. The ortho isomer distills at 93 degrees Celsius, the para isomer does not. Explain.

Aromatic Rings

In the formation of diacetylferrocene, the product is always the one in which each ring is monoacetylated. Why is no diacetylferrocene produced in which both acetyl groups are on the same aromatic ring?

Write structures that all have the molecular formula C4H8O2

Please write structures for at least 15 different compounds that all have the molecular formula C4H8O2. For one structure, provide examples of that structure using the dash format, the condensed format, the bond-line format, and the full three-dimensional format. Use the dash format to describe the remaining structures. Id

Drawing Condensed Structural Formulas

How would you draw the condensed structural formula for the three following compounds? 4 ethyl - 2,2 dimethylhexane 1 chloro - 2,2 diphenylpropane 1,1,1,4 tetrafluoro - 3 iodobutane

Chemistry: Structural Differences and Formulae

Questions 1: a) Why do alkanes react only by homolysis? b) What happens with nucleophilic substitution of bromoethane with sodium hydroxide? Explain the following terms: Addition reaction, homolysis and heterolysis, and nucleophile and electrophile. Question 2: What are the structural formulae of compounds A-H? Explain yo