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Elimination reaction of 2-Bromo-pentane to form pent-2-ene is (a) β-Elimination reaction (b) Follows Zaitsev rule (c) Dehydrohalogenation reaction (d) Dehydration reaction (1) (a), (c), (d)                  (2) (b), (c), (d) (3) (a), (b), (d)                  (4) (a), (b), (c) Solution: (4) Since β -hydrogen is abstracted it is β -elimination. ...

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Sucrose on hydrolysis gives (1)a-D-Glucose +β-D-Glucose (2) a -D-Glucose + β -D-Fructose (3) a -D-Fructose + β -D-Fructose (4) β-D-Glucose + a-D-Fructose Solution: (2)  

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Will Electrophilic addition on cyclopropane occur in the presence of sunlight Solution: Cyclopropane suffers badly from ring strain. The bond angles in the ring are 60° rather than the normal ~109.5° when carbon makes four single bonds. In the absence of light, ...