Saturday
September 20, 2014

Homework Help: chemistry

Posted by bobpursley on Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at 9:00am.

carboxylic acid plus alcohol yields ester plus water.

It is an organic substitution reaction

wot type of reaction is this

CH3CO2H + C6H5CH2OH---------------> CH3COOCH2C6H5 + water

is it like a substitution or like an addition or wot?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Chemistry - can anybody think of a reaction that involves benzyl acetate? ...
Chem. - Here's a multiple choice on a worksheet I've been given. The thing is ...
science - When an acid and an alcohol react does it produce an ester? If so ehat...
chemistry - This type of functional group is often sweet smelling and may be ...
structural formulae - REACTION 1 IS A CARBON COMPOUND CONTAINING AN ALCOHOL ...
Chem - Reaction 1 ............................O ...........................// ...
organic chemistry - which alcohol and carboxylic acid would produce benzyl ...
organic chemistry - What will be the effect of adding solid NaHCO3 to hot ...
Chemistry - The solubility of compounds containing the carboxylic acid group can...
Organic Chemistry - The Diels-Alder reaction is classified as a: A. polar ...

Search
Members