Q.1. Which of the following alkane cannot be made in good yield by Wurtz reaction? (2020)
Wurtz reaction is used to prepare symmetrical alkane.
Q.2. Elimination reaction of 2-Bromo-pentane to form pent-2-ene is: (2020)
(a) b-Elimination reaction
(b) Follows Zaitsev rule
(c) Dehydrohalogenation reaction
(d) Dehydration reaction
A: (b), (c), (d)
B: (a), (b), (d)
C: (a), (b), (c)
D: (a), (c), (d)
In the reaction
(ii) β - elimination reaction
(iii) follows zaitsev rule (highly substituted alkene is formed as major product)
Q.3. Hydrocarbon (A) reacts with bromine by substitution to form an alkyl bromide which by Wurtz reaction is converted to gaseous hydrocarbon containing less than four carbon atoms. (A) is (2018)
Q.4. Identify A and predict the type of reaction (2017)
Q.5. For the following reaction : (2016)
Which of the following statements is correct ?
A: (a) is substitution, (b) and (c) are addition reactions.
B: (a) is elimination, (b) and (c) are substitution reactions.
C: (a) is elimination, (b) is substitution and (c) addition reaction.
D: (a) and (b) are elimination reactions and (c) is addition reaction.
Q.6. Which of the following compounds will undergo racemisation when solution of KOH (2014)
A: (iii) and (iv)
B: (i) and (iv)
C: (i) and (ii)
D: (ii) and (iv)
Correct option (None)
Due to chirality
Only compound (iv) will undergo racemisation. Hence, all the given options are incorrect.