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Unformatted text preview: at those bent sp hybridized carbons). Here is the putative product that Brainpan s reaction would give: + O O O O O O (c) Run through the intramolecular Diels-Alder reaction that Johnson and Bradley s molecule would undergo. If product B is formed and then undergoes the reaction shown by the arrows, the ultimate product is A . It seems that Brainpan wasn t so dumb after all. 600 C A B...
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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.
- Spring '10