What does hydrolysis of an organic amide yield?

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Jul 16, 2017

Answer:

The generic amide is #RC(=O)NHR_2#, i.e. a carboxylic acid derivative.......

Explanation:

Acid hydrolysis of an amide gives.........

...........the parent carboxylic acid, and the ammonium salt of the parent amine...............

#RC(=O)NHR_2(aq) + HCl(aq) + Delta rarr RC(=O)OH + R_2NH*HCl#,