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(a) Write the dehydration reaction of ethanol and write the name of dehydrating agent.
(b) Choose correct series for the following.
Compund
Series
(i) Ethane
(a) unsaturated hydrocarbon
(ii) Benzene
(b) long chained saturated hydrocarbon
(iii) Hexane
(c) hydrocarbon having odd atom
(iv) Methyl alcohol
(d) saturated hydrocarbon

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Solution

(a) Ethanol can be dehydrated to give ethene by heating it with an excess of concentrated sulphuric acid at about 170C.
CH3CH2OHH2SO4−−−170oCCH2=CH2+H2O

b) Correct series:-
Compound Series
Ethane saturated hydrocarbon
Benzene unsaturated hydrocarbon
Hexane long-chain saturated hydrocarbon
Methyl alcohol Hydrocarbon having odd atom


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