# If the Starting Material for the Manufacture of Silicones is Rsicl3, Write the Structure of the Product Formed. - Chemistry

If the starting material for the manufacture of silicones is RSiCl3, write the structure of the product formed.

#### Solution 1

Hydrolysis of aikyltrichlorosilanes gives cross-linked silicons.

#### Solution 2

RSiCl_3  + 3H_2O -> RSi(OH)_3 + 3HCl

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Concept: Some Important Compounds of Carbon and Silicon - Silicon Dioxide
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NCERT Class 11 Chemistry Textbook
Chapter 11 The p-Block Elements
Q 38 | Page 325