sTAMPy (Stranger)
05-19-00 09:08
No 6506
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Another Q 4 u,
After adding Chlorobenzonitrile to the reaction mixture from a Grignard reagent prepped from cyclopentyl bromide and magnesium, what is the resultant compound which has to now be hydrolised.
Thank you again

05-20-00 03:11
No 6816
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Hydrolize then as a Ketone or Imide?

Once again thank you for your help, Rhodium

(Chief Bee)
05-20-00 15:30
No 7005
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Mix it with dilute HCl and if needed, reflux it. This will form the o-chlorophenyl cyclopentyl ketone.