Summary: CHM 7200 Organic Structures and Mechanisms Fall Term 2006
Problem Set 8: This problem set is now available at (www.blackboard.wayne.edu). It will be due
in class 7 days (11/17/06) from today (11/10/06). Grades will be administered as follows: 5
(exceptional effort), 4 (complete), 3 (incomplete or inadequate effort), 2 (poor effort), 0
(nonexistent). No late problem sets will be accepted.
1. Problem: Takada and co-workers have recently reported the mechanistically interesting ring
extension reaction illustrated below (Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 1903).
during quench CHMe2