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Synthesis of alcohols from alkenes (7)

Organic chemistry: Alkene addition reactions. Addition of HX, with or without peroxides. Addition of sulfuric acid and water (hydration). Addition of BH3 (hydroboration-oxidation). Oxymercuration-demercuration. Addition of X2 in alcohol. Creation of expoxides (oxacyclopropanes): from alkenes using MCPBA; from vicinal haloalcohols with base. Ozonolysis. This is a recording of a tutoring session, posted with the student's permission. These videos are offered on a "pay-what-you-like" basis. You can pay for the use of the videos at my website: I offer tutoring via Skype. For more information, go to my website. For printable documents containing the handouts discussed in this video series, go to my website. For a list of all the available video series, arranged in suggested viewing order, go to my website. For a playlist containing all the videos in this series, click here: (1) Addition of HBr, with or without ROOR (2) Hydration (addition of sulfuric acid and water) (3) Continued (4) Hydroboration-oxidation (addition of BH3) (5) Continued (6) Oxymercuration-demercuration (7) Continued (8) Addition of X2 in ROH (9) Continued (10) Creation of epoxides using MCPBA (11) Creation of epoxides using haloalcohol plus base (12) Continued (13) Ozonolysis (14) Continued tags: education college student university exam test educational study campus school
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