# The Equation for the Reaction When Compound a is Bubbled Through Bromine Dissolved in Carbon Tetrachloride is as Follows Draw the Structure of a and State Your Observation During this Reaction. - Chemistry

The equation for the reaction when compound A is bubbled through bromine dissolved in carbon tetrachloride is as follows:

1) Draw the structure of A.

2) State your observation during this reaction.

#### Solution

1) CH2 = CH2

2) When bromine dissolved in CCl4 is added to ethene, the orange color of bromine disappears because of the formation of colorless ethylene bromide.

Concept: Organic Compounds
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