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Some 2-methyl-2-butene may be produced in the reaction as a by-product. Give a mechanism for its production.

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    We can't draw pictures on the board; even if we could you didn't give the reaction.

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    This sounds like an elimination reaction problem, in which case the answer is usually a discussion of E1 v E2 so see

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elimination_reaction

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