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Write the main products when

n-butyl chloride is treated with alcoholic KOH.

What happens when n-butyl chloride is treated with alcoholic KOH,

Solution 1

When n-butyl chloride is treated with alcoholic KOH, but-1-ene is formed.

CH3-CH2-CH2-CH2-Cl + Alc.KOH → CH3-CH2-CH=CH2 + KCl + H2O

                                                                     but-1-ene

 

Solution 2

When n−butyl chloride is treated with alcoholic KOH, the formation of but−l−ene takes place. This reaction is a dehydrohalogenation reaction.

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 NCERT Solution for Chemistry Textbook for Class 12 (2018 (Latest))
Chapter 10: Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Q: 22.1 | Page no. 312
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Write the Main Products When N-butyl Chloride is Treated with Alcoholic KOH. Concept: Chemical Reactions of Haloalkanes and Haloarenes - Reactions of Haloalkanes - Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions.
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