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Q.25.

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Organic Chemistry
Found in: Page 410

Short Answer

Question: Draw the products of each reaction and indicate their stereochemistry.

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1:Reaction of an alkene with a dihalide

The treatment of an alkene with dihalide in the presence of water gives enantiomers.

Step 2: Formation of products for a and b

a. The reaction of cyclopentene with NBS in the presence of DMSO and water is shown below:

Product formation in a

b. The reaction of 1-methylcyclohex-1-enewith dichloride in the presence of water is shown below:

Product formation in b

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