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Week 1 Chem 51B - Jarvo Review Worksheet 1. Consider the addition of HBr to the following alkene: CH 3 Br HBr ! G = -20 kcal/mol + A B Br a. Draw a mechanism for the reaction. You should have one pathway that provides product A and second pathway that provides product B . Will A or B be the major product and why? b. Draw a reaction coordinate diagram that describes the two reaction pathways. Label
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Unformatted text preview: the following: starting material product A and product B transition states (‡) and any intermediates Δ G A and Δ G B (both = -20 kcal/mol) Whether the reaction is exothermic or endothermic. Δ G ‡ A, Δ G ‡ B a nd ΔΔ G ‡ 2. Assign the following compounds as having the ( R ) or ( S ) configuration. CH 3 OH CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 Cl H H 3 C H OH CH 3 CH 3 H 3 C H 3 C...
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2008 for the course CHEM 51B taught by Professor Taagapera during the Spring '08 term at UC Irvine.

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