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Predict the oxidation product of treating the given alkene with a peroxyacid reagent. Omit byproducts.
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Predict the oxidation product of treating the given alkene with a peroxyacid reagent. Omit byproducts.

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You know that the double bond of alkene acts as nucleophile whereas the peroxy acid reagent acts as nucleophile.

Step 2

The attack of alkene bond on the OH bond of peroxy acid gives a cyclic transition state.

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Step 3

Now the transition state gives th...

Transition state
OH
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Transition state OH

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