||Chapter 19: Carboxylic
Preparation of Acid
Reaction type: Nucleophilic
- Symmetrical anhydrides can be
are prepared by heating the carboxylic acid
- Symmetrical anhydrides are by
far the most commonly encountered, e.g.acetic anhydride.
- This reaction will be discussed
in more detail in Chapter20.
|© Dr. Ian Hunt, Department of Chemistry, University