Problem: Draw and name the product for the following reaction between an alkyne and one equivalent of HCl.Hint/ Explanation:H and Cl– will add to the carbon atoms of the triple bond. The addition is regioselective.

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Given reaction: Alkyne + 1 eq. HCl → Alkyne Hydrohalogenation → Vinyl Chloride

Alkyne Hydrohalogenation → follows Markovnikov's Rule


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Draw and name the product for the following reaction between an alkyne and one equivalent of HCl.

Hint/ Explanation:

H and Cl– will add to the carbon atoms of the triple bond. The addition is regioselective.

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