Methylenecyclohexane

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Methylenecyclohexane
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Names
IUPAC name
methylenecyclohexane
Identifiers
1192-37-6 YesY
ChemSpider 13846 YesY
EC-number 214-752-4
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PubChem 14502
Properties
C7H12
Molar mass 96.170 g/mol
Boiling point 102 to 103 °C (216 to 217 °F; 375 to 376 K)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Methylenecyclohexane is a very useful compound in organic syntheses. It can be produced by a Wittig reaction or a Tebbe reaction from cyclohexanone, or as a side product of the dehydration of 2-methylcyclohexanol into 1-methylcyclohexene.