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Textbook Problem

The compound CH3—CH2—CH2—NH2 is an example of a

  1. a. 1° amine
  2. b. 2° amine
  3. c. 3° amine
  4. d. no correct response

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The given compound CH3CH2CH2NH2 is an example of which amine has to be chosen from the given options.

Concept Introduction:

Amine is an organic derivative.  If in ammonia one or more alkyl, cycloalkyl, or aryl groups are substituted instead of hydrogen atom then it is known as amine.  Depending on the number of substitution the amines are classified as primary, secondary or tertiary amine.  Primary amine is the one in which only one hydrogen atom in ammonia is replaced by a hydrocarbon group.  Secondary amine is the one in which only two hydrogen atoms in ammonia is replaced by a hydrocarbon group.  Tertiary amine is the one in which all three hydrogen atoms in ammonia is replaced by a hydrocarbon group.  The generalized structural formula for all the amines is,

Organic And Biological Chemistry, Chapter 6.2, Problem 3QQ

Explanation

Reason for correct option:

Given organic compound is CH3CH2CH2NH2.  This compound has a nitrogen atom that is bonded to a hydrocarbon group and two hydrogen atoms.  Comparing this with structure of ammonia, a hydrogen atom in ammonia is replaced by a hydrocarbon group.  Hence, the given compound is a primary amine.

The correct option among the given options is option (a).

Reason for incorrect option:

Option (b) tells that CH3CH2CH2NH2 is a secondary amine

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