Problem: Draw the products of the reaction shown. Electron flow is indicated with curved arrow.

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We will assume that the reaction proceeds as written. 

  • OH- acts as the base and takes off the H group and forms water. 
  • The bond from the H group will be moved to form a double bond.
  • The adjacent double bond will then come up to O as a lone pair. 


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Draw the products of the reaction shown. Electron flow is indicated with curved arrow.

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