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Vocaloid:

Just need some help drawing out some of the intermediary steps in this dichlorocarbene reaction

8 months ago
Vocaloid:

I am given cyclohexene, which reacts w/ KOC(CH3)3 and CHCl3 to make |dw:1529692234669:dw|

8 months ago
Vocaloid:

like, I think that the double bond gets attacked by CCl2 but not sure how to get to that step

8 months ago
MARC:

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7 months ago
MARC:

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7 months ago
MARC:

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7 months ago
MARC:

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7 months ago
MARC:

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7 months ago
MARC:

we must remove the rather acidic proton from CHCl3 to give the carbanion. This loses chloride to give dichlorocarbene and insertion into cyclohexene gives the product.

7 months ago
Vocaloid:

makes sense, thank you ~

7 months ago
MARC:

yw! ^

7 months ago
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