ERIC Number: EJ405959
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
A Valence Isomer Trapping Procedure for Introductory Organic Laboratory.
Kurtz, David W.; Johnson, Richard P.
Journal of Chemical Education, v66 n10 p873-74 Oct 1989
Described is an experiment which illustrates valence isomerization, the trapping of a reactive intermediate and retrosynthetic analysis applied to the Diels-Alder reaction. Included is a background discussion, experimental procedures, and a discussion of the analysis. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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