01/06/2016 · Capsaicin: Organic Chemistry Project
Nature of science: Scientific method-in synthetic design, the thinking process of the organic chemist is one which invokes retro-synthesis and the ability to think in a reverse-like manner. (1.3)
Carey - Organic Chemistry - chapt21 - Inglês - Ebah
Devise a synthesis of meprobamate from diethyl malonate and any necessary organic or inorganic reagents. Hint: Carbamate esters, that is, compounds of the type , are prepared from alcohols by the sequence of reactions
Grignard reagent is consumed, but the only organic product obtained after working up the reaction mixture is ethyl acetoacetate. Why? What happens to the Grignard reagent?