For the reaction below:
Use curved arrows to show the mechanism reaction.
Imines and enamines:
The reaction between primary amines and ketones generates imines. The reaction between secondary amines and ketones generates enamines. In both reacts the amine does a direct addition to the ketone.
Answer and Explanation:
The reaction mechanism for the reaction is given below.
This is formation of an enamine by reaction between a ketone and a secondary amine.
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from Chemistry 304: Organic Chemistry IIChapter 2 / Lesson 9