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14.14: Solutions to Additional Exercises

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    183047
  • Industrial Synthesis of Ethers using Bimolecular Condensation

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    Synthesis of Ethers by Alkoxymercuration-Demercuration

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    Possible route of synthesis:

     

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    Cleavage of Ethers

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    Answer: C

    Synthesis of Epoxides

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    Answer: A

     

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    Reactions of Epoxides

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    Answer: D

     

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    Possible route of synthesis:

     

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    Reactions of Epoxides with Grignard and Organolithium Reagents

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    Answer: B