Organic Chemistry (8th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321768418
ISBN 13: 978-0-32176-841-4

Chapter 8 - Reactions of Alkenes - Problems: Problem 8-13 a

Answer

The major product would be 2-methylcycloheptanol.
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Work Step by Step

The major product would be 2-methylcycloheptan-1-ol, as an OH will be added to the least substituted carbon. There will also be the trans product of the molecule shown in the picture and also an enantiomer.
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