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Rank the following groups of compounds from most acidic (1) to least acidic (4) Acid-catalyzed dehydration of 2,2-dimethylcyclohexanol yields 1,2-dimethylcycloexene as one of the major products. Write the complete stepwise mechanism for this reaction. Show all electron flow with arrows and show all intermiediate structures.
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Unformatted text preview: Refer to the data below for the following questions. Y pKa-H 9.89 m-No 2 8.28 p-NO 2 7.17 m-OCH 3 9.65 p-OCH 3 10.21 The weakest acid in the table is: Which of the acids in the Table has the weakest conjugate base? How do you account for the difference in acidity between meta and para-nitropheno l?...
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2010 for the course CHEM 302 taught by Professor Woodman during the Spring '10 term at Mountain State.

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