Using this reaction sentence, how would you construct a portion of a Nylon polymer moleculeconsisting of 3 amine monomersand 2 organic chloride links?
O O H H O O
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H2N(CH2)6NH2 + ClC(CH2)8CCl ——-> [- N(CH2)6N – C(CH2)8C – ] + 2 HCl
Would this molecule resemble an amine or an amide? Why/How?
If you look carefully at the reaction, you will find that the actual polymerization involves the reaction of the primary amine group (NH2) with the acid chloride group (ClC=O). When the …
This solution explains how to construct a portion of a Nylon polymer molecule consisting of 3 amine monomers and 2 organic chloride links.