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The Gabriel Phthalimide synthesis is one of the most commonly used methods for preparation of Primary Amines. In this reaction, the nitrogen present in the primary amine is derived from

Option: 1

Hydrazoic Acid

Option: 2

Sodium Azide

Option: 3

Sodium Nitrite

Option: 4

Potassium Phthalimide

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In the Gabriel synthesis, the nitrogen atom in the amine is derived from Phthalimide ion.

The reaction is given as

Hence, the correct option is (1)

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