Alkenes. Addition Reactions Synthesis. Addition of HBr or HCl Markovnikov Addition. HBr Addition with RO-OR Anti-Markovnikov. Free-Radical Mechanism. Addition of Br 2. A Similar Mechanism to the Addition of HBr?. Trans is formed exclusively ( No cis is formed).
A symmetrical unknown compound A, C8H16, reacts with H2 on a 1% Pt/C catalyst to form B (C8H18). Treatment of A with O3 followed by Zn/HOAc affords butanone only. Identify A and B.