Problem: Describe how the conjugation of an alkene and an aromatic ring affects the stability of the alkene and the regiochemistry for ionic and radical addition reactions of the alkene and predict the products of oxidation of alkyl- and alkenyl-benzenes by providing the needed reagents for each arrow in this reaction map.

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Describe how the conjugation of an alkene and an aromatic ring affects the stability of the alkene and the regiochemistry for ionic and radical addition reactions of the alkene and predict the products of oxidation of alkyl- and alkenyl-benzenes by providing the needed reagents for each arrow in this reaction map.

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