Unformatted text preview: One of these stereoisomers undergoes elimination on treatment with sodium ethoxide in ethanol much more readily than the other. Which reacts faster and why? C H ( C H 3 ) 2 C H ( C H 3 ) 2 C l C l H 3 C H 3 C M e n t h y l c h l o r i d e N e o m e n t h y l c h l o r i d e...
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- Fall '11
- Reaction, Sodium, Chemical reaction, Ion, mechanistic explanation, Recitation IXb