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NotTim

  • 3 years ago

Why is it that "The formation of an alcohol when an alkene reacts with water in the presence of an acid is an example of a hydrolysis reaction." False?

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  1. NotTim
    • 3 years ago
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    I answered true, because on my flow chart of organic rxns, it shows that alkenes, with the addition reaction with halogens and water, becomes an alochol...

  2. yukiwolf
    • 3 years ago
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    umd help u but i have no idea what this is. im sorry tim:(

  3. .Sam.
    • 3 years ago
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    Normally they don't call it hydrolysis reaction, they use 'Addition reaction'

  4. NotTim
    • 3 years ago
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    So why is it not true?

  5. NotTim
    • 3 years ago
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    heehee. NotTrue.

  6. .Sam.
    • 3 years ago
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    Its not hydrolysis reaction , that's why its false

  7. NotTim
    • 3 years ago
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    Thank you, Mr. Dot Sam Dot! Your assistance is appreciated. Also, I don't get mild sarcasm.

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