Determining Structure from Ozonolysis Products

Select a problem from the following list. When the Show Problem button is pressed The ozonolysis products will be displayed in the drawing window. Both reductive and oxidative workup products are shown, depending on the problem selected. After considering this information, you should clear the product structures by clicking the "Clear Drawing" button, and then draw a formula for the compound you believe would give those products. Your answer is evaluated by the "Check Answer" button. Do not draw double bond hydrogen substituents.

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This script written by William Reusch, Dept. of Chemistry, Michigan State University. Please send comments and corrections to
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