Ask Questions, Get Answers

Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
0 votes

What would be the reagent in the below reaction

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;NaOH+CHCl_3&(b)\;NaOH+CCl_4\\(c)\;NaOH+CH_2Cl_2&(d)\;\text{None}\end{array}$

Can you answer this question?

1 Answer

0 votes
This is Reimer- Tiemann reaction.If $CCl_4$ is used in place of chloroform,phenolic acid is formed.
Hence (b) is the correct answer.
answered Feb 27, 2014 by sreemathi.v
Ask Question
student study plans
JEE MAIN, CBSE, NEET Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App