3. Show how you could synthesize 2,4-pentanediol using a hydride reduction.WILLIAMSON ETHER SYNTHESIS OF PHENACETIN1. What is the purpose of each of these steps in the procedure?Filtering by gravity (paragraph 2, lines 3-4)b. Adding water to the filtrate (paragraph 3, line 1)2. Starting with any alcohols, phenols or alkyl halides you wish, show how each of thefollowing can be prepared by the Williamson synthesis. (HINT: The second step goes bythe SN2 mechanism.)a. Dipropyl etherb. ethyl butyl ether3. What are the advantages of working with microscale equipment as opposed to thelarger equipment you have used before?ofStaCuin

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3. Show how you could synthesize 2,4-pentanediol using a hydride reduction.
WILLIAMSON ETHER SYNTHESIS OF PHENACETIN
1. What is the purpose of each of these steps in the procedure?
Filtering by gravity (paragraph 2, lines 3-4)
b. Adding water to the filtrate (paragraph 3, line 1)
2. Starting with any alcohols, phenols or alkyl halides you wish, show how each of the
following can be prepared by the Williamson synthesis. (HINT: The second step goes by
the SN2 mechanism.)
a. Dipropyl ether
b. ethyl butyl ether
3. What are the advantages of working with microscale equipment as opposed to the
larger equipment you have used before?
of
Sta
Cuin
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3. Show how you could synthesize 2,4-pentanediol using a hydride reduction. WILLIAMSON ETHER SYNTHESIS OF PHENACETIN 1. What is the purpose of each of these steps in the procedure? Filtering by gravity (paragraph 2, lines 3-4) b. Adding water to the filtrate (paragraph 3, line 1) 2. Starting with any alcohols, phenols or alkyl halides you wish, show how each of the following can be prepared by the Williamson synthesis. (HINT: The second step goes by the SN2 mechanism.) a. Dipropyl ether b. ethyl butyl ether 3. What are the advantages of working with microscale equipment as opposed to the larger equipment you have used before? of Sta Cuin

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Williamson Ether Synthesis: Alcohols reacts with alkyl halide forms ether is called Williamson ether synthesis.

Base abstract the proton from propyl alcohol gi...

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Synthesis of dipropyl ether is given below Base OH SN2 Reaction Dipropyl ether Propyl alcohol

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