E2 Elimination & Mechanism Reaction: Definition & Examples


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Which statement about the E2 reaction is correct?

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1. When starting with an alkyl halide, what functional group will always be found in the product of an E2 reaction?

2. What is the primary organic product when 1-bromopropane undergoes an E2 reaction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz is designed to test what you know about E2 reactions and elimination. Questions will also cover the products these reactions result in.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll answer questions about products of E2 reactions that involve:

  • Alkyl halide
  • 1-bromopropane
  • (1R,2R)-1-bromo-2-methyl-cyclohexane

Skills Practiced

Questions on this quiz also help you practice:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on E2 elimination and mechanism reaction
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read statements regarding E2 reactions and interpret them correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding E2 reactions producing different alkene products

Additional Learning

Build on what you know about this subject by studying the lesson titled E2 Elimination & Mechanism Reaction: Definition & Examples. This lesson will teach you about:

  • The meaning of E2
  • What all E2 reactions have in common
  • How bimolecular elimination occurs