Problem: What is the product of the reaction of bromoethane with CH3C≡C-?

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Referring to the Big Daddy Flowchart:

Q1 → negative nucleophile

Q2 → non-bulky base

Q3 → 1° leaving group → SN2 mechanism

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What is the product of the reaction of bromoethane with CH3C≡C-?


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