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Write the products formed when CH3CHO reacts with the following reagents : HCN - Chemistry

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Write the products formed when CH3CHO reacts with the following reagents : HCN

 

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Solution 1

Acetaldehyde (CH3CHO) reacts with hydrogen cyanide HCN to give 2-Hydroxypropapanenitrile as product.

Solution 2

Acetaldehyde add a molecule of hydrogen to form acetaldehyde cyanohydrin.

Concept: Aldehydes and Ketones - Chemical Reactions of Aldehydes and Ketones - Nucleophilic Addition Reactions
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