253CHAPTER 11ARENES AND AROMATICITYSOLUTIONS TO TEXT PROBLEMS11.1Toluene is C6H5CH3; it has a methyl group attached to a benzene ring.Benzoic acid has a @CO2H substituent on the benzene ring.11.2Givenand assuming that there is no resonance stabilization in 1,3,5-cycloheptatriene, we predict thatits heat of hydrogenation will be three times that of cycloheptene or 330 kJ/mol (78.9 kcal/mol).
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