Q&A - Ask Doubts and Get Answers
Q

Help me please, Y in the above sequence is

Y in the above sequence is

  • Option 1)

    Ethylamine

  • Option 2)

    Methylamine

  • Option 3)

    Acetonitrile

  • Option 4)

    Ammonium Acetate

 
Answers (1)
98 Views

As we learnt in

Method of preparation of cyanide from amides -

By dehydration of acid amides with P2O5.

- wherein

RCONH_{2}\xrightarrow[-H_{2}O]{P_{2}O_{5}}RCN

 

 and

From Amides -

Reduction of amides produces corresponding amines with same number of carbon atoms.

- wherein

 


Option 1)

Ethylamine

This option is correct

Option 2)

Methylamine

This option is incorrect

Option 3)

Acetonitrile

This option is incorrect

Option 4)

Ammonium Acetate

This option is incorrect

Exams
Articles
Questions