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Unformatted text preview: formulaC 8 H 16 . The major product, Compound B, reacts with ozone, followed by treatment with zinc to yield 2-butanone (shown below) as the only product. a) Complete the following reaction sequence: O-OH 1) O 3 2) Zn compound A compound B 2-butanone Br b) Why do you think that compound B is the major product in the first reaction (as opposed to a different alkene)? Compound B is the most substituted alkene product, and as such is the favored one (alkene stability increases with increasing substitution with non-H attachments)....
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