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How will you prepare diethyl ether by dehydration of alcohol? - Chemistry

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How will you prepare diethyl ether by dehydration of alcohol?

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Diethyl ether can be prepared by dehydration of ethanol by H2SO4 at 413 K.

\[\ce{\underset{\text{Ethanol}}{2C2H5OH} ->[H2SO4/413 K][-H2O] \underset{\text{Diethyl ether (Ethoxyehtane)}}{C2H5 - O - C2H5}}\]

Concept: Ethers
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SCERT Maharashtra Question Bank 12th Standard HSC Chemistry Maharashtra State Board 2021
Chapter 11 Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
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