Question

Consider the following reaction

Choose the correct statement

Solution

Correct option is

A is more volatile than B

Boiling point of A is lower than that of B. (In A, there is intramolecular hydrogen-bonding and in B, there is intermolecular hydrogen-bonding). Thus, A is more volatile than B.

                                                                        

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

Which one among the following compounds has the highest value of period moment?

Q2

Mixture can be of

Q4

p-cresol reacts with chloroform in alkaline medium to give the compoundA which adds hydrogen cyanide to form the compound B. The latter on acidic hydrolysis gives chiral carboxylic acid C which is 

Q5

Which of the following carboxylic acids undergoes decarboxylation easily?

Q6

End product of the following reaction is

Q7

In the reaction,

The product A is

Q8

Product obtained when benzoyl acetic acid is heated, is

Q9

Which separates by sulphonation?

Q10

 

  

The same reaction takes place with which one of the following aldehydes?