Which dicarboxylic acid in presence of a dehydrating agent is least reactive to give an anhydride ?

  • Option 1)

  • Option 2)

  • Option 3)

  • Option 4)

Answers (1)
A admin

 

Anhydride formation from carboxylic acid -

–  Except formic acid, lower monocarboxylic acid on heating with dehydrating agent forms anhydrides.

–  It involves cleavage of  C - OH bond.

- wherein

RCOOH\overset{P_{2}O_{5}}\rightarrow (RCO)_{2}O

As we have learned about adipic acid

In adipic acid

CO_{2} - \left ( CH_{2} \right )_{4} - CO_{2}H\overset{dehygrating agent}{\rightarrow}

The same membred cyclic anhydride is very stable

 


Option 1)

Option 2)

Option 3)

Option 4)

Preparation Products

Knockout JEE Main April 2021 (One Month)

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 14000/- ₹ 4999/-
Buy Now
Knockout JEE Main May 2021

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 22999/- ₹ 9999/-
Buy Now
Test Series JEE Main May 2021

Unlimited Chapter Wise Tests, Unlimited Subject Wise Tests, Unlimited Full Mock Tests, Get Personalized Performance Analysis Report,.

₹ 6999/- ₹ 2999/-
Buy Now
Knockout JEE Main May 2022

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 34999/- ₹ 14999/-
Buy Now
JEE Main Rank Booster 2021

Booster and Kadha Video Lectures, Unlimited Full Mock Test, Adaptive Time Table, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 13999/- ₹ 6999/-
Buy Now
Boost your Preparation for JEE Main 2021 with Personlized Coaching
 
Exams
Articles
Questions