Organic Chemistry Practice Problems SN1 SN2 E1 E2 Chart (Big Daddy Flowchart) Practice Problems Solution: Consider the reaction of each of the following wit...

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Solution: Consider the reaction of each of the following with 1-bromopentane. Which one would have the highest elimination/substitution ratio? a) NaOCH2CH3, ethanol, 55°C b) NaSH, ethanol-water, 25°C  c) KOC(CH3)3, (CH3)3COH, 55°C d) KCN, DMSO, 40°C

Problem

Consider the reaction of each of the following with 1-bromopentane. Which one would have the highest elimination/substitution ratio?

a) NaOCH2CH3, ethanol, 55°C

b) NaSH, ethanol-water, 25°C 

c) KOC(CH3)3, (CH3)3COH, 55°C

d) KCN, DMSO, 40°C

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