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ProcessReagentExtra Info
Secondary Alcohol into a Ketone
Reduction of a Ketone/AldehydeReduces carboxylic acid and esters. Multiple Oxygen atoms involved. Leaves other pi bonds alone.
Alkene Dihydroxylationanti-addition
Reduction of a Ketone/AldehydeDoes not reduce carboxylic acid or esters. Leaves other pi bonds alone.
EliminationHofmann
Primary Alcohol into Carboxylic Acid
Converts OH into a Good Leaving Group
Alkene Halohydrin Formationanti-addition
Hydrogenation
Hydrohalogenationanti-Markovnikov
Radical Halogenation
Alkyne into Ketone
Alkene addition of OH groupanti-Markovnikov, syn-addition
Alcohol into Grignard
Attaching an R group to a Ketone/Aldehyde
Primary Alcohol into a Aldehyde
Reduction of a Ketone/AldehydeReduces carboxylic acid and esters. Only one Oxygen atom involved. Leaves other pi bonds alone.
Replace a OH with a ClPrimary and Secondary
Alkyne into Aldehyde
ProcessReagentExtra Info
Alkene Ozonolysis
Reduction of a Ketone/AldehydeReduces carboxylic acid and esters. Does not leave other pi bonds alone.
Elimination into AlkyneExample: X-C-C-X
EliminationZaitsev
Alkyne into trans-Alkene
AlkylationAttachment of an R group to a terminal alkyne
Attaching an R group to an Ester
Name of a protected Alcohol
Alkene addition of OH groupMarkovnikov, no carbocation rearrangement
Protected Alcohol back to Alcohol
Alkene Dihydroxylationsyn addition
Replace a OH with a ClPrimary Only
Halogenationanti-addition, use one equivalent per pi bond that you want broken
Alkyne Ozonolysis
Replace a OH with a BrPrimary and Secondary
Alkene addition of OH groupMarkovnikov, allows carbocation rearrangement
HydrohalogenationMarkovnikov, use one equivalent per pi bond that you want broken
Alkyne into cis-Alkene

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