Midterm 1

Draw a transition state that shows why the anti

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Unformatted text preview: reversing back to the alcohol. (3) 4. In a Hofmann elimination, a proton is removed from the beta carbon bonded to the most hydrogens, which is anti- Zaitsev. Draw a transition state that shows why the anti- Zaitsev product is formed and explain. (3) 5. Describe, in brief, how a phase transfer catalyst works. (3) 6. Transmetallation is the exchange of a metal in an organometallic compound. Wha...
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