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ememlove

  • 2 years ago

Starting from benzene, outline the most efficient synthesis of m-chloroethylbenzene

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    most efficient???

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    basically from electrophilic aromatic substitution reactions.chlorination/bromination, nitration, electrophilic alkylation, friedel craft acylation, clemmensen reduction.. which is the most efficient to synthesis the given compound

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    To prepare m-chloroethylbenzene starting with benzene. 1. Acylate 2. Chlorinate 3. Reduce

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