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Ethers

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Consider the following synthesis reaction.

Reaction 1

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Which of the following is true regarding ethers?

I. Ethers are not very reactive

II. Ethers are extremely reactive

III. Ethers are flammable

IV. Ethers have higher boiling points than alcohols



A I & III only
B II & III only
C II, III, an IV only
D I & IV only
Ans. A It is true that ethers are not very reactive. Hence, statement I is true and statement II is false. Ethers are flammable. Hence, statement III is true. Ethers have very low boiling points compared to that of alcohols. Hence, statement IV is false.

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