Question



In this reaction, anhydrous act as:

A

dehydrating agent

B

dehydrogenating agent

C

dehalogenating agent

D

dehydrohalogenating agent

Hard
Solution
verified
Verified by Toppr
Correct option is A)

Lucas test is used for separation of primary, secondary and tertiary alcohols. Reagent anhydrous zinc chloride with HCl is used as it absorbs water and acts as a dehydrating agent.

The correct option is 'A'.

Video Explanation
image
play-icon
Was this answer helpful?
upvote 0
downvote0