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What’s An Organometallic?

What Is The Definition of An Organometallic Compound? Quick summary for today – the first in a new series on organometallic compounds: Previously on MOC we’ve discussed

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Organometallics Are Strong Bases

Reactions of Grignard Reagents With Water, Carboxylic Acids, And Other Mildly Acidic Species Last post we talked about how to make certain organometallics, specifically Grignard

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Reactions of Grignard Reagents

All About The Reactions of Grignard Reagents Here’s the summary for today’s post: So far in this series we’ve introduced organometallic compounds and said that

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Grignard Practice Problems: Synthesis (1)

Grignard Practice Problems: Synthesis Exercises Involving Grignard Reagents Here’s the bottom line for today’s post on solving synthesis problems involving Grignard reagents. Table of Contents

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Grignard Reactions And Synthesis (2)

More Grignard Practice Problems, This Time Incorporating Oxidation Here’s the summary for today’s post on synthesis incorporating Grignard reagents and oxidants. Converting an aldehyde into

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