Please explain for 81, why the answer is not D, since in the first step, the zeitsev product should have formed. (answer key says C is correct)
For 144, please explain how this ends up as an E2 rxn when using NaOH is listed as a strong nuc, weak base according to our table: (answer key says E is correct)
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Topic: Predicting mechanism, productsSections: 6.18A and 6.18BDifficulty Level: Hard 144. Heating ﬂ-butyl chloride with 1.0 M NaOH in a mixture of water and methanol wouldyield mainly:A) (CH3)3COH through an SNl reaction.B) (CH3)3COCH3 through an SNl reaction.C) (CH3)3COH through an SNZ reaction.D) (CH3)3COCH3 through an 8N2 reaction.E) CH2=C(CH3)2 through an E2 reaction.