Organic Chemistry Practice Multiple Choice Question Set 5 

1. Which of the following transitions is the highest energy transition?
(a) n to s*
(b) n to p*
(c) s to s*
(d) p to p*
2. Which of the following alkenes would have the largest lmax?

3. Which of the following alkenes would have the largest lmax?

4. What is the lmax for the following compound? Use the provided parameters for your calculation.

(a) 234 nm
(b) 244 nm
(c) 273 nm
(d) 283 nm
5. What is the lmax for the following compound? Use the above parameters for your calculation.

(a) 229 nm
(b) 249 nm
(c) 254 nm
(d) 259 nm

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