NEET Questions Solved


In Friedel-Craft's synthesis of toluene, the reactants in addition to anhydrous AlCl3 are           

(a) C6H5Cl + CH4

(b) C6H5Cl + CH3Cl

(c) C6H6 + CH4

(d) C6H6 + CH3Cl

Concept Videos :-

#20 | Aromatic Hydrocarbons
#21 | Reactions of Benzene
#22 | Reactions of Toluene
#26 | Set 4: Solved Problems

Concept Questions :-

Aromatic Hydrocarbons - Benzene - Structure, Preparation & Chemical Reactions

(d) Friedel-Craft's alkylation of benzene (Ar-H) mechanism of this reaction is represented as follows:

Thus C6H6 and CH3Cl are required in addition to AlCl3

Difficulty Level:

  • 4%
  • 17%
  • 5%
  • 75%
Crack NEET with Online Course - Free Trial (Offer Valid Till September 22, 2019)