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Acetal

Q. Draw the acetal produced when ethanol adds to propanone. Include all hydrogen atoms.

Solved • Jun 17, 2020

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Q. Give the expected major organic product of each of the following reactions. 

Solved • Apr 22, 2020

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Q. Propose syntheses of each of the following acetals from carbonyl compounds and alcohols. Draw the structure of the carbonyl compound on the left an...

Solved • Apr 20, 2020

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Q. Propose syntheses of each of the following acetals from carbonyl compounds and alcohols. Draw the structure of the carbonyl compound on the left an...

Solved • Apr 15, 2020

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Q. From the structures above, select the compound(s) with the following properties:The compound prepared from acetone, 1,2-ethanediol, and an acid cat...

Solved • Apr 8, 2020

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Q. Classify these structures as hemiacetal, acetal, or other.

Solved • Apr 2, 2020

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Q. Draw the major product when the given aldehyde is treated with ethylene glycol in acid.

Solved • Apr 2, 2020

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Q. Draw the products of the complete hydrolysis of a ketal. Draw all products of the reaction.

Solved • Apr 2, 2020

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Q. Draw the acetal produced when ethanol adds to ethanal.

Solved • Mar 20, 2020

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Q. Classify these structures as hemiacetal, hemiketal, acetal, ketal, or other.

Solved • Mar 16, 2020

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Q. Draw the product of the following reaction.

Solved • Oct 3, 2018

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Q. For the reaction below:

Solved • Jul 16, 2018

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Q. Draw the product of the following reaction.  

Solved • Jul 10, 2018

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Q. Draw the product of the following reaction.

Solved • Jun 4, 2018

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Q. Draw the product of the following reaction.

Solved • May 29, 2018

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Q. Draw the product of the following reaction.

Solved • May 22, 2018

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Q. Draw the structure(s) of the major organic product(s) of the following reaction.You do not have to consider stereochemistry.If a compound is formed...

Solved • Apr 6, 2018

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Q. List the following six mechanistic terms (nucleophilic addition, deprotonation, protonation, proton transfer, dehydration, nucleophilic addition) i...

Solved • Dec 21, 2017

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Q. What is the product of the following reaction?

Solved • Dec 21, 2017

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Q. What is the product of the following reaction?

Solved • Dec 21, 2017

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Q. Provide the mechanism for the conversion of  A to B.

Solved • Dec 4, 2017

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Q. List the following six mechanistic terms (nucleophilic addition, deprotonation, protonation, proton transfer, dehydration, nucleophilic addition) i...

Solved • Nov 22, 2017

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Q. Provide the missing product. Show only one most preferred product. Consider only monosubstitution for EAS where appropriate.

Solved • Jun 9, 2017

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Q. Propose a detailed mechanism for the following transformations. Show all possible resonance forms that contribute to this reaction pathway.

Solved • Jun 9, 2017

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Q. Which of the following compounds is an acetal? A) I B) II C) III D) IV E) None of these

Solved • Jun 6, 2017

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Q. What is the product of the reaction shown below (Hint: hydrate formation under acidic conditions)?

Solved • Jun 2, 2017

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Q. Propose an electron push mechanism for the following transformation. Be sure to use the correct arrow formalism and correct formal charges

Solved • May 26, 2017

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Q. Draw the product of the reaction of 3-heptanone and two equivalents of 2-propanol.  

Solved • May 10, 2017

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Q. In the following ketal formation reaction, the electrophile and nucleophiles are all contained within the same starting molecule. Provide a complet...

Solved • Apr 13, 2017

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Q. Which of the following is an acetal?

Solved • Dec 21, 2016

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Q. Draw the mechanism for the following reaction. Draw all the arrows to indicate movement of the all electrons, write all lone pairs, all formal char...

Solved • Dec 13, 2016

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Q. Complete the mechanism for the following acetal formation reaction. Be sure to show arrows to indicate movement of all electrons, write all lone pa...

Solved • Dec 13, 2016

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Q. Which is the main product that can be isolated from the reaction shown?  

Solved • Nov 4, 2016

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Q. Predict the major product for the following reaction paying attention to the regio- and stereochemistry.

Solved • Sep 27, 2016

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Q. The product from the reaction of 4-methyl-2-pentanone and excess methanol with H2SO4 as a catalyst would be 

Solved • May 16, 2016

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Q. Predict the product(s) in the following reaction. If more than one product is possible, then indicate the major product.

Solved • Apr 19, 2016

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Q. Predict the major product for the following reaction, paying attention to the regio- and stereochemistry where appropriate. 

Solved • Mar 3, 2016

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Q. Predict the major product(s) in the following reaction.

Solved • Mar 2, 2016

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Q. Which acetal is derived from a ketone?

Solved • Feb 29, 2016

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Q. Draw the structural formula of the major organic product(s) in the boxes provided for the following reaction.

Solved • Feb 23, 2016

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Q. The compound shown below is a wasp pheromone. Draw the major product formed when this compound is hydrolyzed in aqueous acid. 

Solved • Feb 22, 2016

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Q. Consider the three constitutional isomers of dioxane (C 4H8O2), shown below. One of these constitutional isomers is stable under basic conditions,...

Solved • Feb 22, 2016

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Q. Provide a detailed reaction mechanism for the following transformation.

Solved • Feb 22, 2016

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Q. Suggest a reasonable mechanism for the following spirocyclic acetal formation. Use curved arrows to show electron flow.

Solved • Feb 22, 2016

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Q. What products result from treating the compound shown with aqueous acid? (a) Acetone and 1,3-propanediol (b) Propanedial and 2-propanol (c) Prop...

Solved • Feb 19, 2016