Convert Propene to propan-1-ol

Take propene and add hydrogen bromide in the presence of peroxide. Add an aqueous solution of potassium hydroxide to the resultant, and upon heating, propan-1-ol is obtained.


[latex]CH_{3}CH=CH_{2} + HBr overset{Peroxide}{rightarrow}CH_{3}CH_{2}CH_{2}Br + KOH (aq)overset{Delta }{rightarrow}CH_{3}CH_{2}CH_{2}OH[/latex]


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