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4. Provide the structure of the intramolecular aldol condensation/dehydration product that
results when 2,6-heptanedione is heated in base.
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4. Provide the structure of the intramolecular aldol condensation/dehydration product that results when 2,6-heptanedione is heated in base.

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Aldol condensation is a condensation reaction in which aldehyde having alpha-hydrogen reacts with enol or enolate to give β-hydroxy aldehydes called aldols. This reaction is most commo...

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H2SO base OH CH3 2,6-heptandione 3-methylcyclohex-2-enone 3-hydroxy-3-methylcyclohexanone

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