13.3 Account for the following:
(iii) Methylamine in water reacts with ferric chloride to precipitate hydrated ferric oxide.
Due to +I effect of methyl () group methylamine is more basic than water. So in water produces hydroxide ion by accepting ions from water.
Ferric chloride () dissociates in water into- The hydroxide ion () react with and form a precipitate of (reddish brown ppt)
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