Problem: Draw the structure of the product of this reaction. Use the wedge and dash tools to indicate stereochemistry of substituents on ring. Do not draw hydrogen atoms. If no reaction occurs, signify this by drawing ethane in the sketch pad.

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E2 reaction → alkene product

  • KOH → small base → Zaitsev
  • H must be anti-coplanar to the leaving group (Br)


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Draw the structure of the product of this reaction. Use the wedge and dash tools to indicate stereochemistry of substituents on ring. Do not draw hydrogen atoms. If no reaction occurs, signify this by drawing ethane in the sketch pad.

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