Test: Organic Chemistry


A researcher wants to convert the given molecule's ketone group into a tertiary alcohol. Select the correct order of steps she must take to produce a tertiary alcohol at the ketone, but leave the aldehyde intact.


MeMgBr + H+ + ethane-1,2-diol

2 MeMgBr + H+

Ethane-1,2-diol + MeMgBr + H+ and heat

Ethane-1,2-diol + H+ and heat + MeMgBr

MeMgBr + H+

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