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Q.27.

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Organic Chemistry
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Short Answer

Question: Draw the products formed when each alkene is treated with followed by . Include the stereochemistry at all stereogenic centers.

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Step by Step Solution

 Step 1:Hydroboration-oxidation reaction

This reaction consists of two steps: hydroboration and oxidation. It gives a racemic mixture of alcohols.

Step 2: Formation of products for a, b and c

a.

The reaction of but-1-ene with followed by oxidation is shown below:

Product formation in a

b.

The reaction of (S)-1,4-dimethylcyclohex-1-ene with followed by oxidation is shown below:

Product formation in b

c.

The reaction of 1-ethylcyclopent-1-ene with followed by oxidation is shown below:

Product formation in c

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