Quiz - Carbonyl Condensation Reactions - 1 | Carbonyl Condensation Reactions

Organic Chemistry 3 - Quiz - Carbonyl Condensation Reactions - 1

1

Which of the following compounds is the most acidic?

2

What is the first step of a Claisen condensation?

First step of a Claisen condensation: ester enolate formation

3

What is the product of the Claisen reaction between an ester and a ketone?

4

What are the different steps of a Robinson annulation?

Robinson annulation is a two-step ring-forming process in which Michael addition is followed by intramolecular aldol condensation.

5

What are the products of 3-ketoacid decarboxylation?

3-Ketoacids decarboxylation:

6

What are the 2 functional groups produced during a Michael addition?

Michael addition:

7

What is the product of the malonic ester synthesis?

Malonic ester synthesis:

8

Which of the following reagents reacts like β-Diesters during a Michael addition?