what is friedel-craft reaction . explain with an example.

Asked by yadavharshyadav261 | 8th Nov, 2018, 01:22: PM

Expert Answer:

Friedel Crafts alkylation reaction can be explained as the alkylation of an aromatic ring using an alkyl halide in presence of a strong Lewis acid which acts as a catalyst. In the following given reaction, AlCl3 is used as a catalyst and the aromatic ring taken is benzene.

Answered by Ramandeep | 9th Nov, 2018, 09:55: AM