Ch. 8 - Elimination ReactionsSee all chapters
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Ch. 1 - A Review of General Chemistry
Ch. 2 - Molecular Representations
Ch. 3 - Acids and Bases
Ch. 4 - Alkanes and Cycloalkanes
Ch. 5 - Chirality
Ch. 6 - Thermodynamics and Kinetics
Ch. 7 - Substitution Reactions
Ch. 8 - Elimination Reactions
Ch. 9 - Alkenes and Alkynes
Ch. 10 - Addition Reactions
Ch. 11 - Radical Reactions
Ch. 12 - Alcohols, Ethers, Epoxides and Thiols
Ch. 13 - Alcohols and Carbonyl Compounds
Ch. 14 - Synthetic Techniques
Ch. 15 - Analytical Techniques: IR, NMR, Mass Spect
Ch. 16 - Conjugated Systems
Ch. 17 - Aromaticity
Ch. 18 - Reactions of Aromatics: EAS and Beyond
Ch. 19 - Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic Addition
Ch. 20 - Carboxylic Acid Derivatives: NAS
Ch. 21 - Enolate Chemistry: Reactions at the Alpha-Carbon
Ch. 22 - Condensation Chemistry
Ch. 23 - Amines
Ch. 24 - Carbohydrates
Ch. 25 - Phenols
Ch. 26 - Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins

Solution: Consider the compounds below and answer the following questions. a) Which of the compounds below will most readily react via SN1?      b) Which of the compounds below will not significantly undergo SN2 reaction?      c) True/False: Reacting compound I with CH 3CH2ONa will favor SN2 reaction.      d) Which of the compounds below will react with KCN to form a product with R-configuration?      e) Which of the compounds below will react via SN2 most readily?      

Problem

Consider the compounds below and answer the following questions.

a) Which of the compounds below will most readily react via SN1? 

 

 

b) Which of the compounds below will not significantly undergo SN2 reaction? 

 

 

c) True/False: Reacting compound I with CH 3CH2ONa will favor SN2 reaction. 

 

 

d) Which of the compounds below will react with KCN to form a product with R-configuration? 

 

 

e) Which of the compounds below will react via SN2 most readily?