3 points which alcohols below can be oxidized to a

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Unformatted text preview: hich alcohol(s) below can be oxidized to a carboxylic acid using chromic acid, H2CrO4? Circle the best answer(s). H 3C OH CH3 OH OH 7. (4 points) For most ketones, hydrate formation is unfavorable; the equilibrium favors the ketone. However, the equilibrium for hydration of hexafluoroacetone favors formation of the hydrate. Provide a plausible explanation. O H3C B u t, 5. (3 points) Which reagent(s) would best carry out the transformation shown? Circle the best answer(s). OH (a) Na -1- O (b) NaOH F3C CH3 + H2O O CF 3 + H2O HO H3C HO F3C OH CH3 OH CF3 Na (c) NaH -2- CHEM342S13 Practice Exam 2 CHEM342S13 Practice Exam 2 8. (4 points) You carry out an organi...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2013 for the course CHEM 342 taught by Professor Cummings during the Spring '13 term at University of Nevada, Reno.

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