Preparation of alkyl halides in laboratory is least preferred by 

  1. A

    Halide exchange

  2. B

    Direct halogenation of alkanes 

  3. C

    Treatment of alcohols 

  4. D

    Addition of hydrogen halides to alkenes 

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    Solution:

    • Direct halogenation of alkenes are not preferred because in it, a mixture of monohalogen, dihalogen, trihalogen and tetrahalogen substituted products are obtained, which are difficult to separate. 
    • e.g.  CH4Cl2CH3ClCl2CH2Cl2Cl2CHCl3Cl2CCl4
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