Chem 210-1 F07 Ex2 p04

Chem 210-1 F07 Ex2 p04 - isomers - they are formed in...

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4. If compound "B" is mixed with tert-butyl hypochlorite (compound "C" below) at low temperature, nothing much happens. But if the mixture is raised to a high enough temperature, a reaction begins which sustains itself over a period of time: CH 2 CH 2 CH 3 (CH 3 ) 3 C-O-Cl (CH 3 ) 3 C-O-H "B" "C" "D" + "E" + "F" + "G" Compound "D" (tert-butyl alcohol) is formed in high yield; "E", "F", and "G" are all
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Unformatted text preview: isomers - they are formed in yields of 65%, 25%, and 10%, respectively. The structure of "G" is Ph-CH 2-CH 2-CH 2-Cl. a) Propose a mechanism (include all steps) for the formation of "G" (8 points) b) Provide structures for "E" and "F". (4 points)...
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