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10.5 Synthesis of Alcohols

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  • Synthesis of Alcohols by Substitution of Alkyl Halides

    Synthesis of alcohols from alkyl halides


    Formation of alcohols from alkenes

    Additional Resources

    Carey 4th Edition On-Line Activity

              Hydration of alkenes

    Hydroboration-Oxidation of Alkenes 

    Oxymercuration-Demercuration of Alkenes

    Hydrolysis of Alkyl halides

    Cliffs Notes

            Synthesis of alcohols

    Slide Presentations

              Properties and preps of alcohols

              Synthesis and structure of alcohol presentation