0244Pb2-10.cwk (WP)

0244Pb2-10.cwk (WP) - (there are some other products)....

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Problem 2, Chemistry 0244-2010 The first-order solvolysis (remember?) reaction of 1 in water leads to a pair of alcohols. What are the structures of those two alcohols, and how are they formed? Remarkably, the first order solvolysis of 2 in water gives the same two alcohols in exactly the same ratio
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Unformatted text preview: (there are some other products). Explain carefully how the alcohols are formed and why their ratio is the same whether they are formed from 1 or 2 . (CH 3 ) 3 C OTs H 2 O two alcohols 1 H 2 O (CH 3 ) 3 C OTs 2 Can you guess at what some of the other products are?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2010 for the course CHEM orgo taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '10 term at NYU.

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