Question 165 of 169

Method by which aniline cannot be prepared is

(a) hydrolysis phenyl isocyanide with acidic solution

(b) degradation of benzamide with bromine in alkaline solution

(c) reduction of nitrobenzene with H2/Pd in ethanol

(d) potassium salt of phthalimide treated with chlorobenzene followed by the hydrolysis with aqueous NaOH solution