Synthesis of Benzocaine? 1. explain why the amino group of p-aminobenzoic acid doe not participate in the reaction. 2. explain why benzocaine precipitates out during the neutralization.

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meet me halfway here, write out the reaction as best you can. Even a word equation would help.

What are you reacting the benzoic acid with?

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p-aminobenzoic acid reacts with Ethanol to produce Ethyl p-aminobenzoate (common name is benzocaine)
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Date: Sat-Apr-7-2012
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