4 Methylcyclohexanol Lab Report

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6.71 mL of 4-methylcyclohexanol, 2.0 mL of phosphoric acid and 30 drops of concentrated sulfuric acid were placed in a round bottom flask. The liquids were then mixed using a glass stirring rod after which a boiling stone was added. Mixture was then distilled using a 25-mL receiver flask sitting in an ice bath. Heating of mixture was regulated to ensure that reaction and isolation of the starting material were fully completed, the process was carried out until there was no liquid remained to be

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