how to obtain

Asked by  | 17th Feb, 2009, 06:20: PM

Expert Answer:

propionic acid react with KMnO4 +KOH gives propane ,then propane with SOCl2 gives Chloropropane ,then by dehydrohalogenation it gives alkene and then react with water it gives propanol -2 ,then by oxidation it gives desired product.

Answered by  | 26th Feb, 2009, 09:28: AM

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