Problem: Predict the organic product formed when BzCl reacts with cyclohexanol. BzCl = benzoyl chloride.

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Acid chloride + alcohol = ester

  • benzoyl chloride → acid chloride
  • hexanol → alcohol
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Predict the organic product formed when BzCl reacts with cyclohexanol. BzCl = benzoyl chloride.

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