Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Epoxide Reactions Practice Problems Solution: Draw the structural formula of the product of the ...

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Solution: Draw the structural formula of the product of the reaction shown below. You do not have to consider stereochemistry.

Problem

Draw the structural formula of the product of the reaction shown below. You do not have to consider stereochemistry.

Solution

This molecule will undergo an Acid-catalyzed epoxide ring opening. The H2SOwill protonate O in the epoxide ring. The water, on the other hand, would act as a nucleophile and attack the more substituted 

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