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Name the reagents used to convert phenol into picric acid p-benzoquinone - Chemistry

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Name the reagents used to convert phenol into

  1. picric acid
  2. p-benzoquinone
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Solution

  1. Concentrated nitric acid in the presence of conc. H2SO4 is used to convert phenol into picric acid.
  2. Chromic anhydride or sodium dichromate in the presence of H2SO4 is used to convert phenol into p-benzoquinone.
Concept: Alcohols and Phenols
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SCERT Maharashtra Question Bank 12th Standard HSC Chemistry Maharashtra State Board 2021
Chapter 11 Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Short Answer Questions (Type-Ⅰ) | Q 4
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