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a) When (R)-3-bromo-1,1-dimethylcyclohexane is treated with NaSH, one product A is formed with the molecular formula CgH16S. Write the mechanism for the reaction with "curved arrows" and show the structure of A (2 p). State whether the reaction is an SN1, SN2, E1 or E2 reaction (1 p). b) When (1R,2R)-1,2-dimethylcyclohexanol is treated with strong acid, one product B with the molecular formula CsH14 is predominately formed. Write the mechanism for the reaction with "curved arrows" and show the structure of B (2 p). State whether the reaction is an SN1, SN2, El or E2 reaction (1 p).

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Organic Chemistry Questions: Dimethylcyclohexane And Dimethylcyclohexanol
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