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What is the major product of the following reaction?

What is the major product of the following reaction?


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Kevin Nash
askIITians Faculty 332 Points
8 years ago
A) Both the alcohol functional group and the alkene functional group react with HBr. The alkene reacts to form the more stable carbocation and the alcohol reacts by the SN2 mechanism. Both the alcohol functional group and the alkene functional group react with HBr. The alkene reacts to form the more stable carbocation and the alcohol reacts by the SN2 mechanism.

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