CH3 CH3 SOCl2 OH Cl Primary and secondary alcohols can be converted to alkyl chlorides via treatment with thionyl chloride. The reaction proceeds via an Sy2 mechanism with inversion of configuration at the chiral carbon Draw curved arrows to show the movement of electrons in this step of the mechanism Arrow-pushing Instructions Il CH3O: СНЗ CI: :Cl: CI: S02CI:

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Primary and secondary alcohols can be converted to alkyl chlorides via treatment with thionyl chloride. The reaction proceeds via an SN2 mechanism with inversion of configuration at the chiral carbon.

Draw curved arrows to show the movement of electrons in this step of the mechanism.

CH3
CH3
SOCl2
OH
Cl
Primary and secondary alcohols can be converted to alkyl chlorides via treatment with thionyl chloride. The reaction proceeds via an Sy2 mechanism with inversion
of configuration at the chiral carbon
Draw curved arrows to show the movement of electrons in this step of the mechanism
Arrow-pushing Instructions
Il
CH3O:
СНЗ
CI:
:Cl:
CI: S02CI:
Transcribed Image Text:CH3 CH3 SOCl2 OH Cl Primary and secondary alcohols can be converted to alkyl chlorides via treatment with thionyl chloride. The reaction proceeds via an Sy2 mechanism with inversion of configuration at the chiral carbon Draw curved arrows to show the movement of electrons in this step of the mechanism Arrow-pushing Instructions Il CH3O: СНЗ CI: :Cl: CI: S02CI:
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