Alcohols Phenols Ethers Revision Notes for JEE Advanced Preparation - Free PDF Download
Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers are among the fundamental compounds studied in organic chemistry. This chapter is very important for the JEE Advanced exam. In fact, these compounds are taught to develop a conceptual understanding of organic chemistry among students. They will learn the physical and chemical properties of these compounds and how they behave in different chemical conditions. Download and refer to Alcohols Phenols Ethers JEE Advanced material PDF for free from Vedantu and prepare for your exam.
These revision notes have been prepared by the subject experts at Vedantu to offer a simple explanation of all concepts and fundamental principles of this chapter. Students will learn how and why these compounds behave in different organic reactions and what the products are.
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1. What is alcohol?
Alcohol is an organic compound with a hydroxyl (OH-) group attached to one of the main carbon atoms constituting the compound. There can be more than one hydroxyl group attached to the carbons. Ethyl Alcohol (C2H5OH) is an example of alcohol.
2. What is ether?
Ether is an organic compound where we find an ether group (-C-O-C-) in the carbon chain of its molecule. Dimethyl ether (H3C – O – CH3) is an example.
3. How does alcohol behave with an organic acid?
Alcohol behaves as an alkali with an organic acid and reacts to form an ester.
4. What is an ester?
An ester is an organic salt resulting from the neutralization reaction of an organic acid and alcohol.