Write an equation for the synthesis of 1-bromo-2-methyl-2-propanol from tert-butyl bromide using retrosynthetic analysys.

asked by @kaycim1 • 9 months ago • Organic Chemistry • 5 pts
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Hi there! So here's what I got. A 2 step mechanism using E2 then halohydrin formation.

You can watch videos on Halohydrin here: https://www.clutchprep.com/organic-chemistry/halohydrin-formation/?c_id=2651

And E2 mech here: https://www.clutchprep.com/organic-chemistry/e2-mechanism-introduction/?c_id=2650

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answered by @reyn • 9 months ago