The Diels

The Diels - cyclic product. Diels-Alder 1. it is one of the...

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The Diels-Alder reaction The compound with the double or triple bond that reacts with the diene in a Diels- Alder reaction is given the special name dienophile and the product od a Diels-Alder reaction is given a special name of Diels-Alder adduct. The designation cycloaddition refers to the dact that two reactants add together to give a
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Unformatted text preview: cyclic product. Diels-Alder 1. it is one of the simplest reactions used to form 6-membered rings 2. it is one of the few reactions used to form a C-C bond 3. it is completely stereospecific and regioselective...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course CHEM 262 taught by Professor Forbes during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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