Summary: CHM 7200 Organic Structures and Mechanisms Fall Term 2005
Problem Set 8: This problem set is now available at (www.blackboard.wayne.edu). It will be due
in class 7 days (11/18/05) from today (11/11/05). 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: Draw the mechanism for the following.
2. Problem: Draw the mechanism for the following. This is a difficult problem. Tip: No reaction
between p-toluenesulfonylmethyl isocyanide (TosMIC) and cyclopentanone occurs until base