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Ways to synthesize Alcohols from Alkenes
1. Oxymercuration-Demercuration
2. Hydroboration-Oxidation
3. Hydroxylation with OsO4
Ways to synthesize Alcohols from Aldehydes/Ketones
Reduction with NaBH4
Ways to synthesize Alcohols from Carbonyl compounds
Grignard Reagents
From Esters
Reduction with LiAlH4
What can you make from Alcohols and how?
1. Alkenes via Acid-Catalyzed Dehydration
2. Alkyl Halides from 3˚ Alcohols
3. Alkyl Halides from 1˚ and 2˚ Alcohols
4. Aldehydes/Ketones from 1˚ and 2˚ Alcohols