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Write the reaction that indicates the presence of -CHO group in glucose - Chemistry

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Write the reaction that indicates the presence of -CHO group in glucose

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Solution

The oxidation of glucose with bromine water (which is a mild oxidizing agent) forms gluconic acid. This indicates presence of aldehyde group.

Concept: Carbohydrates - Structures of Glucose
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