4 Answered Questions for the topic Organic Synthesis
Organic Synthesis Organic Chemistry
Why did the crystals not form
In chemistry lab today when we were synthesizing aspirin, our mixture of 7.08g salicylic acid, 16.5ml of acetic anhydride and 20 drops of 85% of phosphoric acid did not form crystals after it was... more
How do I tell the difference with an IR spectrum of 2-hexanol and 1-hexanol?
It seems like the OH peak is less intense on 2-hexanol...why?
Synthesis of Physostigmine
I am trying to break down the synthesis of Physostigmine. In steps 9 and 10 in this synthesis picture https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Physostigmine#/media/File:Julian_synthesis.gif, how is the Et... more
Organic Chemistry Synthesis
Using benzene and 1-bromopropane as your carbon sources complete a synthesis of 3-phenylpropanal using any other necessary reagents