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Determine alkene structure 1) CH3-CH2-CHO + HCHO 2)HCHO + CH3CHO + CHO-CH2-CHO 3)OHC CH2CH2CH2CHO

Determine alkene structure


1) CH3-CH2-CHO + HCHO


2)HCHO + CH3CHO + CHO-CH2-CHO


3)OHC CH2CH2CH2CHO

Grade:12

1 Answers

Aakash Anuj
34 Points
11 years ago

See in all the cases, u have to do aldol condensation. The more hindered aldehyde attacks on the less hindered one. The number of products is given by nC2 where n is the number of reactants

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