Unformatted text preview: acetylene is formed. Instead, there is an approximately 50/50 mixture of starting material and a new, non-acetylenic product, 2 . 1. NH 2 /NH 3 2. H 3 O + /H 2 O 1 + 2 1 Explain mechanistically, being careful to: (a) write a good mechanism for each reaction (b) identify product 2 (c) explain why the two reactions take different courses....
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- Spring '10
- Reaction, Chemical reaction, Sodium amide, acetylene zipper reaction