Posted: March 9, 2014 in Uncategorized
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The dehydrohalogenation of 2-bromobutane to form but-2-ene (major product) and but-1-ene (minor product).
Chipa Thomas Maimela‘s insight:
If more than one product is possible the major product will be the compound where:
the hydrogen atom is removed from the more substituted carbon atom
i.e. the carbon that is bonded to the most number of carbon atoms.
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