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Which one is formed when sodium phenoxide is heated with ethyl iodide?                  

(a) Phenetole

(b) Ethyl phenyl alcohol

(c) Phenol

(d) None of the above

Concept Videos :-

#13 | Reactions & Properties of Ethers: I
#14 | Reactions & Properties of Ethers: II

Concept Questions :-

Ethers: Preparation, Physical & Chemical Properties, Uses

(a) When sodium phenoxide (C6H5ONa) is heated with ethyl iodide (C2H5I) it forms ethyl phenyl ether which is also called phenetole. This reaction is called Williamson's synthesis.

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