Unformatted text preview: formation of a racemic mixture of products from a single enantiomer of the staring material. One involves a hydride shift (the "easy" mechanism) and the other an alkyl shift (the "hard" mechanism). See if you can come up with both....
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This note was uploaded on 09/07/2011 for the course CHEM 3A taught by Professor Fretchet during the Spring '08 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '08
- Organic chemistry