how to convert propene to 1-iodopentanne?

Asked by vasturushi | 17th Jun, 2017, 10:48: PM

Expert Answer:

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Do you mean to say propene to iodopropane:
 
The answer for this is as follows:
Hydroboration of propene converts propene into 1-propanol. The product on reaction with HI gives iodopropane.
 
CH3-CH=CH2 + BH3 → CH3-CH2CH2-OH
CH3CH2CH2OH + HI → CH3CH2CH2-I + H2O

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Answered by Prachi Sawant | 18th Jun, 2017, 08:17: PM