Reduction of acetone (H3CCOCH3) with LiAlD4 (lithium aluminum deuteride, deuterium = an isotope of hydrogen), followed by aqueous acid workup (H3O+) would provide
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Reduction Mechanisms concept. If you need more Reduction Mechanisms practice, you can also practice Reduction Mechanisms practice problems.
What is the difficulty of this problem?
Our tutors rated the difficulty ofReduction of acetone (H3CCOCH3) with LiAlD4 (lithium aluminu...as high difficulty.
How long does this problem take to solve?
Our expert Organic tutor, Jonathan took 2 minutes and 16 seconds to solve this problem. You can follow their steps in the video explanation above.
What professor is this problem relevant for?
Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Barra's class at UWATERLOO.