May '13
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  • Q:

    while monitoring a reaction, a student gathers the IR spectra at different timepoints. A strong, broad peak at 3200 cm-1 is slowly replaced with a strong, sharp peak at 1750 cm-1 upon completion of the reaction. Which of the following conversions has most likely occurred?

     

    A

    C-C to C=C

    B

    C=O to C-OH

    C

    C-OH to C=O

    D

    C=O to C=N




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