Convert but-1-ene to but-2-ene

21-Sep-2016 7:29 PM

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Add HBr + Benzoyl Peroxide to But-1-ene, you will get CH3-CH2-CHBr-CH3 (Anti-Markonikov Addition Reaction), add Alcoholic KOH to this and you will get But-2-ene (Elimination reaction) as major product.

29-09-2016 21:57

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