Reactions of Epoxides

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  1. epoxide + H3O+->
    diol HO-CH-CH(OH)-R
  2. epoxide --> diol
    H3O+
  3. ring opening under acidic conditions
    epoxide -> acid and nucleophile HO-CH(nuc)-R
  4. ring opening under basic conditions
    epoxide -> ether/alcohol
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Reactions of Epoxides
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University of MN twin cities, CHEM 2302
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