Unformatted text preview: solution and readily absorbed bromine - Oxidation converted it to an acid which contained the same number of carbon atoms as the parent substance and had a neutralization equivalent of 66 Write structures for the original hydrocarbon and its oxidized acid . 7. An optically active acid has a molecular weight of 98 . Write its structure . 8. Outline a synthesis of malonic acid starting with acetic acid . 9. Write a mechanism for the following reaction: H 10 (a) Show a convenient way to convert benzamide into aniline . (b) write the mechanism for the reaction....
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- Functional group, optically active acid