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How do carboxylic acids react with R-Li??

How do carboxylic acids react with R-Li??


 

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GAURAV SINGH
askIITians Faculty 36 Points
8 years ago
Acid base reaction will happen. R- from RLi will act as base and will abstract H from carboxylic acid and will give alkane and lithium salt of carboxylic acid.

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Gaurav Singh
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BS-MS IISER Bhopal

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