7118 Organic Chemistry Practice Problems

Draw structural formulas for the major organic product(s) of the reaction shown below.

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Part B 

Give the IUPAC name for the following compound. 

Spell out the full name of the compound. 

Part C 

Give the IUPAC name for the following compound. 

Spell out the full name of the compound. 

Part D 

Give the IUPAC name for the following compound. 

Spell out the full name of the compound.

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Click the "draw structure" button to activate the drawing utility. 

Draw the structure corresponding to the following IUPAC name. 

(E)-3,5,6-trimethyloct-2-ene

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The structure of the product the reaction shown below is:

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The following is FALSE about acid and bases: 

(a) Acid-base reactions favor weaker acids. 

(b) Acids can only protonate bases with higher pKa values. 

(c) Weak acids generate weak conjugated bases. 

(d) Metal ions are good acids.

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What is the relationship of the following two structures?

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Part A 

Draw the product formed when the structure shown below undergoes solvolysis in CH3CH2OH with heat.

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Indicate which atoms in the following compound are chiral centers. 

(Provide a list letters without spacing. Alphabetize your list (abcd).) 

Chiral centers: __________

How many stereoisomers do you expect for this compound?

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Consider a solution that contains 74.0% R isomer and 26.0% S isomer. If the observed specific rotation of the mixture is -88.0°, what is the specific rotation of the pure R isomer?

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If a pure R isomer has a specific rotation of -151.0°, and a sample contains 69.0% of the R isomer and 31.0% of its enantiomer, what is the observed specific rotation of the mixture?

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Predict the product(s).

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Provide a synthetic pathway to perform the following transformation, starting with an alkyl halide and any other necessary reagents.

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Supply the reagents needed to perform the following transformation:

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Supply the reagents needed to perform the following transformation:

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Supply the reagents needed to perform the following transformation:

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Predict the product(s).

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