Acidity of α-hydrogens of aldehydes and ketones, Aldol condensation, Cross aldol condensation
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A compound 'A' of molecular formula C2H3OCl undergoes a series of reactions as shown below. Write the structures of A, B, C and D in the following reactions :
Write the products formed when CH3CHO reacts with the following reagents: CH3CHO in the presence of dilute NaOH
Which of the following compounds would undergo aldol condensation, which the Cannizzaro reaction and which neither? Write the structures of the expected products of aldol condensation and Cannizzaro reaction.
(ix) 2, 2-Dimethylbutanal
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