Benzene and substituted derivatives
Benzoic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives
P-methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
P-methoxybenzoic acid or derivatives - Phenoxy compound - Anisole - Benzoyl - Methoxybenzene - Phenol ether - Alkyl aryl ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Ether - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as p-methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives. These are benzoic acids in which the hydrogen atom at position 4 of the benzene ring is replaced by a methoxy group.