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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
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
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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