Formation of carboxylic acid derivatives

5 videos
In this tutorial, Sal shows the formation of carboxylic acid derivatives including esters, acyl chlorides, and amides.

Fischer esterification

VIDEO 17:12 minutes
Fischer Esterification of Carboxylic Acids

Acid chloride formation

VIDEO 11:49 minutes
Acetic Acid to Acetyl Chloride mechanism. Can be generalized to forming any acid halide from a carboxylic acid

Amides, anhydrides, esters, and acyl chlorides

VIDEO 8:48 minutes
Carboxylic Acid Derivatives - Amides, Anhydrides, Esters and Acyl Chlorides

Relative stability of amides, esters, anhydrides, and acyl chlorides

VIDEO 11:09 minutes
Relative Stability of Amides Esters Anhydrides and Acyl Chlorides

Amide formation from acyl chloride

VIDEO 9:01 minutes
Amide Formation from Acyl Chloride