Give the organic product for the following reactions:
Oxidation of secondary alcohols:
This question asks for the product of the oxidation of a secondary alcohol. Secondary alcohols will undergo oxidation reactions to afford ketones. Sodium dichromate in the presence of sulfuric acid is an oxidizing agent.
Answer and Explanation: 1
The product of the reaction is given below. (Image is writer-generated)
The oxidation of cyclooctanol using sodium dichromate in the presence of...
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fromChapter 13 / Lesson 1
How are alcohols oxidized and what are the products formed? In this lesson, we'll be learning about the mechanism behind the oxidation as well as the reaction conditions.