Forty-two grams of benzoic acid is treated with concentrated nitric acid in some sulfuric acid. Forty-two grams of the major expected organic product is isolated. What is the percentage yield for this experiment?
Only a substitution product is obtained when the compound 1-bromo-2,6-dimethylcyclohexane is treated with sodium methoxide. Draw the substitution product and explain why an elimination product is not obtained.