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Write an equation for the reaction of aspartic acid, HOOCCH,CH(NH2)COOH, with an excess of methanol and a small quantity of concentrated sulphuric acid.

Cant find the mark scheme anywhere can somebody help me with thiz
Original post by Arii256
Write an equation for the reaction of aspartic acid, HOOCCH,CH(NH2)COOH, with an excess of methanol and a small quantity of concentrated sulphuric acid.
Cant find the mark scheme anywhere can somebody help me with thiz

Carboxylic acid groups form esters with alcohols. Can you go from there?
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Original post by charco
Carboxylic acid groups form esters with alcohols. Can you go from there?


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