Problem: Identify the statement as either True (A) False (B) A terminal alkyne can be converted to an aldehyde by using the bulky (sia)2BH reagent as it is sterically hindered and resists further addition to the alkene.

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Identify the statement as either True (A) False (B)

A terminal alkyne can be converted to an aldehyde by using the bulky (sia)2BH reagent as it is sterically hindered and resists further addition to the alkene.

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