Propose products (if any) and mechanisms for the following AlCl3-catalyzed reactions:
(a) chlorocyclohexane with benzene
(b) methyl chloride with anisole
*(c) 3-chloro-2,2-dimethylbutane with isopropylbenzene
Pg – 1 Benzene (looks like 1,3,5 – cyclohexatriene) o Uniform C-C bond length (1.39 Angstrom) 2 resonance structures extra stable o M.O. Diagram 6 p orbitals combine and make 6 MO orbitals 3 bonding and 2 anti-bonding Pi molecular Orbitals of Benzene o When comparing energy of electrons in...