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Offline JoeyBob

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Why is the answer III (MgBr Organic CHEM quest.)?
« on: January 22, 2020, 10:21:07 PM »
Can someone explain where I went wrong (see attachments)?
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Re: Why is the answer III (MgBr Organic CHEM quest.)?
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2020, 01:30:22 AM »
Solution is No. 4. You didn't add acetone, instead you have von C to much Butanone.

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Re: Why is the answer III (MgBr Organic CHEM quest.)?
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2020, 01:37:11 AM »
Solution is No. 4. You didn't add acetone, instead you have von C to much Butanone.

No, the solution is not 4, it's 3. I have the answer key. Idk what you're talking about.

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Re: Why is the answer III (MgBr Organic CHEM quest.)?
« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2020, 03:35:55 AM »
Your scheme is wrong. After the water elimination from IV the final product is III.
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