Results for: Ether

What is ether?

Chemical Application Ether is an organic functional group consisting of a disubstituted oxygen, or an oxygen atom bonded to 2 carbon atoms (if adjacent to a ketone, functiona (MORE)

Uses of ether?

ether is a kind of food, and it's PRESETS favorite. i don't know who thinks it is a food it is used for an anesthetic sometimes and its also used for starting cars
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In Health

What is the drug ether?

Diethyl Ether, more commenly known as Ether was one of the first anesthetics, and was marketed in the 19th century (mixed with ethanol) as a cure-all and recreational drug.  (MORE)

What does ether mean?

An ether is a type of organic compound that contains an ether group. An ether group consists of 2 alkyl or aryl groups connected by an oxygen atom. An alkyl group is essential (MORE)

What is a ether?

What scientists thought was in the empty parts of space, until Einstein corrected them. Or an ether can refer to an organic molecule in which two hydrocarbon chains are bonde (MORE)
In Toys

How do you get ether?

Dehydration of alcohols 2 R-OH → R-O-R + H2O at high temperatures Treating a parent alcohol with a strong base then adding an aliphatic compound. R-ONa + R'-X → R-O- (MORE)

How do you get diethyl ether?

Diethyl ether can be formed from alcohol by intermolecular dehydration of alcohols. When alcohol is heated with conc. H2SO4 at 140*C, diethyl ether is obtained. CH3CH2OH + (MORE)

Is ether and petroleum ether is same?

No they are not. Ether is usually diethyl ether C 2 H 5 OC 2 H 5 but petroleum ether is a term for petroleum mixtures and are light hydrocarbons usually aliphatic.
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In Science

What does the ether do?

The "ether" is a hypothetical substance, postulated in the past to explain the propagation of electromagnetic waves such as light. The word is hardly used nowadays. Empty spac (MORE)