Organic Chemistry Practice Problems EAS: Any Carbocation Mechanism Practice Problems Solution: When the allylic alcohol below is treated with a s...

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Solution: When the allylic alcohol below is treated with a strong Lewis acid (BF 3) in the presence of resorcinol, an electrophilic aromatic substitution occurs. Provide a plausible mechanism for this transformation.

Problem

When the allylic alcohol below is treated with a strong Lewis acid (BF 3) in the presence of resorcinol, an electrophilic aromatic substitution occurs. Provide a plausible mechanism for this transformation.

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EAS: Any Carbocation Mechanism

EAS: Any Carbocation Mechanism

Q. Use arrow pushing to show the mechanism that accounts for the formation of the product.

Solved • Thu May 05 2016 11:49:16 GMT-0400 (EDT)