Quiz | Ester Enolates and the Claisen Condensation
Which of the following compounds is the most acidic?
What is the first step of a Claisen condensation?
Nucleophilic addition on the carbon
Electrophilic addition on the oxygen
Ester enolate formation
Protonation upon acidic condition
What is the product of the Claisen reaction between an ester and a ketone?
What are the products of a 3-ketoacid decarboxylation?
Ketone + CO2
Ester + CO2
Carboxylic acid + CO2
What is the product of the malonic ester synthesis?
Which of the following reagents reacts like the β-Diesters during a Michael addition?
All of the above