Reactions of Acyl Halides

Chapter 20: Carboxylic Acid Derivatives. Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution

Interconversion Reactions of Acyl Chlorides

conversion of acyl chlorides to other carboxylic acid derivatives
acid anhydrides
esters
acids
amides

Reaction type:  Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution

Summary

Friedel-Crafts Acylation of Benzene
(review of Chapter 12)

acylation of arenes

Reaction type: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution (of the aromatic), or
                         Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution (of the acyl halide)

Summary.