Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Enolate Practice Problems Solution: Which one of the following  cannot form an enolate...

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Solution: Which one of the following  cannot form an enolate anion? a 2,2-dimethylbutanal b 2-ethylbutanal c 2,3-dimethylbutanal d 3,3-dimethylbutanal e All can form enolate anion

Problem

Which one of the following  cannot form an enolate anion?

a 2,2-dimethylbutanal

b 2-ethylbutanal

c 2,3-dimethylbutanal

d 3,3-dimethylbutanal

e All can form enolate anion