How would you carry out the following transformation?
Wittig reaction is useful to prepare substituted alkenes. In this reaction an aldehyde or ketone reacts with an ylide to prepare an alkene. The preparation of (E) and (Z)-alkenes depends on the type of ylide.
Answer and Explanation:
The given reaction is shown below.
The above reaction occurs when cyclohexanone reacts with phosphorus ylide. This reaction...
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from Chemistry 304: Organic Chemistry IIChapter 2 / Lesson 14