what-are-grinard-reagents

Asked by  | 10th May, 2008, 07:09: AM

Expert Answer:

A Grignard reagent has a formula RMgX where X is a halogen, and R is an alkyl or aryl (based on a benzene ring) group. For the purposes of this page, we shall take R to be an alkyl group.

A typical Grignard reagent might be CH3CH2MgBr.

Answered by  | 12th May, 2008, 08:21: AM

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