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The catalyst required for acetylation of glucose is

$(a)\;Zn(OH)_{2}\qquad(b)\;Zncl_{2}\qquad(c)\;Hcl\qquad(d)\;Nacl$

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Answer : $Zncl_{2}$
Explanation :
Glucose + Acetic antydride $\;\underrightarrow{Zncl_{2}}_{Heat}\;$ Glucose - penta-acetate
answered Mar 18, 2014 by yamini.v
edited Mar 18, 2014 by yamini.v
 

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