Answer: Name Organic Compound: "Pun" Benzene Ring

In summary, "Pun" Benzene Ring is an organic compound with a benzene ring and a functional group attached to it. It is commonly used as a starting material in the production of other compounds and as a solvent. However, it is highly flammable and can cause irritation if not handled properly. Its chemical formula is C6H5X and it has various properties such as being insoluble in water, soluble in organic solvents, and highly reactive.
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nkk2008
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This is for a friend:

The worksheet says:
Name the following comounds:

It has a picture, which is a benzene ring with 2 PhD groups off the 1 and 2 positions. Is also says "THis one is a pun. See if you can figure it out!"

Thanks,
nkk
 
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Well, if the groups were MD or similar the pun would still work. What is a synonym for 1,2-substitution?
 
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Thanks. :)
 
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I think it should be something like an ortho-docs... there is also the Para - Doc's --- which would in the 1,4- position...
 

Related to Answer: Name Organic Compound: "Pun" Benzene Ring

1. What is "Pun" Benzene Ring?

"Pun" Benzene Ring is a type of organic compound that contains a benzene ring with a functional group attached to it. The name "Pun" comes from its structure, which resembles a pun or play on words.

2. What is the chemical formula for "Pun" Benzene Ring?

The chemical formula for "Pun" Benzene Ring is C6H5X, where X represents the functional group attached to the benzene ring. The specific identity of X can vary, giving rise to different types of "Pun" Benzene Rings.

3. What are the properties of "Pun" Benzene Ring?

"Pun" Benzene Ring is a colorless liquid with a distinct odor. It is highly flammable and can form explosive mixtures with air. It is insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents. It is also a highly reactive compound and can undergo various chemical reactions.

4. How is "Pun" Benzene Ring commonly used?

"Pun" Benzene Ring is commonly used as a starting material in the production of other organic compounds, such as dyes, pharmaceuticals, and plastics. It is also used as a solvent in some industrial processes.

5. Is "Pun" Benzene Ring safe to handle?

As with any organic compound, proper precautions should be taken when handling "Pun" Benzene Ring. It is flammable and can cause irritation to the skin, eyes, and respiratory system. It should be handled in a well-ventilated area and protective equipment, such as gloves and goggles, should be worn.

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