Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Acid-Catalyzed Hydration Practice Problems Solution: How many atoms and electrons are directly involved...

Solution: How many atoms and electrons are directly involved in the bond-making and bond-breaking of the reaction given below?  Choose the right answer.  The first step of hydronium ion-catalyzed addition of water to an alkene a) four atoms, four electrons b) four atoms, three electrons c) four atoms, two electrons d) three atoms, four electrons e) three atoms, three electrons f) three atoms, two electrons  g) two atoms, three electrons h) two atoms, two electrons

Problem

How many atoms and electrons are directly involved in the bond-making and bond-breaking of the reaction given below?  Choose the right answer. 

The first step of hydronium ion-catalyzed addition of water to an alkene

a) four atoms, four electrons

b) four atoms, three electrons

c) four atoms, two electrons

d) three atoms, four electrons

e) three atoms, three electrons

f) three atoms, two electrons 

g) two atoms, three electrons

h) two atoms, two electrons

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Acid-Catalyzed Hydration

Acid-Catalyzed Hydration

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Q. Provide a detailed mechanism for the following reaction using a curved arrow notation.

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