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Thu March 03, 2011 By: Mohit Gehlot
 

What is Saytzeff rule? Illustrate with suitable example.

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Thu March 03, 2011
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According to this rule, major product is the most substituted alkene i.e., major product is obtained by elimination of H+ from that Î²-carbon which has the least number of hydrogen. Product of the reaction in this case is known as Saytzeff product.
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