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Zaara

  • 3 years ago

phenol with FeCl3 gives=> 6C6H5OH +FeCl3-->H3[Fe(OC6H5)6]+ 3HCl. can any one tell me what product will be formed when the complex formed react with dil.HCl??

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  1. Zaara
    • 3 years ago
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    when the complex formed it gave intense purple colour... and whn i added dil.HCl the colour disappeared forming a yellow solution...

  2. Zaara
    • 3 years ago
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    @Frostbite

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    • 3 years ago
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    @abb0t

  4. abb0t
    • 3 years ago
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    Don't you already have the product in your equation? If I remember correctly, I think that it gives you a benzyl chloride when treated with dilute HCl and a metal catalyst.

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