Show how to synthesize 2,4,5-tribromobenzoic acid from benzene?
- Dr WLv 71 month ago
some things for YOU to think about
.. (1) how to do add a Br group to a benzene ring?
.. (2) how do you add a carboxylic group to a benzene ring
.. . . .i.e.. how do you make benzoic acid from benzene?
.. (3) is benzoic acic o/p or m directing? is any intermediate
.. . .. in the benzene -> benzoic acid o/p or m directing?
.. (4) what's the correct ring substitution order or rxns?