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    Why does not ethytamine form?
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    (Original post by Hazel99)
    Why does not ethytamine form?
    Why should molecules with one carbon atom fuse at the carbons to make a molecule with two carbon atoms?
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    (Original post by charco;[url="tel:67931044")
    67931044[/url]]Why should molecules with one carbon atom fuse at the carbons to make a molecule with two carbon atoms?
    I'm not sure?
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    (Original post by Hazel99)
    I'm not sure?
    Can you draw ethylamine?
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    (Original post by alow;[url="tel:67944156")
    67944156[/url]]Can you draw ethylamine?
    Yeah,

    -h -h
    H-C-C-N-H
    - - -
    H h H
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    (Original post by Hazel99)
    Yeah,

    -h -h
    H-C-C-N-H
    - - -
    H h H
    And you're starting with CH3I, so forming that C-C bond isn't really going to happen under these reaction conditions.
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    (Original post by alow)
    And you're starting with CH3I, so forming that C-C bond isn't really going to happen under these reaction conditions.
    Why does it need a C-C bond?
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    (Original post by Hazel99)
    Why does it need a C-C bond?
    Ethylamine has a C-C bond.
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    (Original post by alow)
    Ethylamine has a C-C bond.
    Ok, thank you 😂
 
 
 
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