Self Assessment test

1. Predict the product of the reaction.

2. Specify whether the lengthening/shortening of the C−C bond distance in the metal bound olefin moiety is observed as a result of ligand to metal σ− donation?

3. Metalacyclopropane intermediate in a metal bound olefin complex is primarily formed due to which kind of interaction?

4. The oxidation state of Pt in Zeise’s salt is?