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Methyllithium (CH3Li) is often used as a base in organic reactions.

Predict the products of the following acid-base reaction.


2 Answers

  • Glenguin
    8 days ago

    Methyllithium dissolved in ethanol results in alcoholic lithium ethoxide solution and methane gas:

    CH3CH2OH (l) + CH3Li (s) → CH3CH2OLi (al) + CH4 (g)

  • cyrill
    4 days ago

    Methyl Lithium

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