The first will pick up a proton to give an alcohol

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Unformatted text preview: easily broken than σ- bonds and the negative charge goes on to the electronegative oxygen atom. These anions will not, of course, be the products of the reactions. The first will pick up a proton to give an alcohol but the second might decompose with the release of the stable carboxylate anion. 2 Solutions Manual to accompany Organic Chemistry 2e O O OH Nu Nu H Nu ■ This type of substitution reaction O O O O is discussed in much more detail in chapter 10. O O Nu Nu O O2...
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