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What is the action of following on diethyl ether? PCl5 - Chemistry

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What is the action of following on diethyl ether?

PCl5

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Solution

Diethyl ether will react with PCl5 to give ethyl chloride.

\[\ce{\underset{\text{Diethyl ether}}{C2H5 - O - C2H5} + PCl5 ->[\Delta] \underset{\text{Ethyl chloride}}{2C2H5 - Cl} + POCl3}\]

Concept: Ethers
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