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February 12, 2021 10:26 ampts 30 pts
The major product formed in the following reaction is: i) Na/liquid NHs i) CaHgBr COOH Product COOH COOH (B) (A) CaHg Catte COOH CoOH (D) CaHs (C) CAHe
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    option A Follow the below mechanism
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  • Achyut ranjan gogoi thankyou
    Option A is the correct answer as COOH is the electron withdrawing group and so in the birch reduction step negative charge will reside in the carbon attached to -COOH group. Hence...
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  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    Option A is major product. check this mechanism
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