Hofmann Elimination Video Lessons

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Problem: Provide the structure of the major organic product in the reaction below.

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We are asked to provide the major organic product of the reaction below. 


Quaternary Amine + Ag2O and heat → Hoffman elimination → Alkene product


Recall: Ag2O + I- → AgI + OH-


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Provide the structure of the major organic product in the reaction below.

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