Last post in this series on reactions of aromatic groups we introduced activating and deactivating groups in Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution (EAS). We learned that electron-donatingRead more
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Today’s video is about the formation of acetals from aldehydes and ketones, an important method for the protection of the carbonyl group. One thing IRead more
Reaction Friday is back!!! Today’s video is on a commonly encountered reaction for making alcohols, the oxymercuration of alkenes using Hg(OAc)2 and water, followed byRead more
I’m going to spend today going into the mechanisms of some of the reactions in the summary sheet I posted last time. Like I saidRead more