Reactions of Ethers
(Carey, Chap. 16)

Reaction Product Notes
 
ether cleavage
 
SN2-type opening
Typical reactants: RO-,
  RMgX, LiAlH4
acid-catalyzed opening
SN1-like reaction
Typical reactants:
  ROH/H+, RNH2/H+

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