N,N-diethyl propanamide (C₇H₁₅NO)

N,N-diethyl propanamide (C₇H₁₅NO)

A colourless liquid, a tertiary amide.

Chemistry

Keywords

N-diethyl propanamide, tertiary amide, amide, nitrogen-containing organic compound, organic compound, organic chemistry, compound, formula, chemistry

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N,N-diethyl propanamide C₇H₁₅NO

Information

Molar mass: 129.23 g/mol

Melting point: 77 °C

Density: 0.897 g/cm³

Properties

N,N-diethylpropanamide is a tertiary amide, since the nitrogen atom in its amide group is linked to three carbon atoms. The amide group consists of a carbon atom, with oxygen and nitrogen atoms attached to it. N,N-diethylpropanamide is a colourless liquid.

Production

It can be produced by reacting propanoic acid with diethylamine.

Uses

The compound has no significant use.

Space-filling

Narration

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