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Aldehydes and Ketones

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Students of an organic chemistry class conducted several experiments with aldehydes and ketones. Some of the reactions are summarized below:

Experiment 1

Acetophenone was reacted with Reagent A. The product was ethyl benzene.

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Experiment 2

Propanal underwent acid-catalyzed reaction with alcohol.


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Experiment 3

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Experiment 3 involved merely the analysis of a conversion. Students were asked to discuss a method to accomplish this synthesis reaction.

Experiment 4

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In our body, toxic chemicals are metabolized in the liver. One such process involves the production of acetaldehyde from ethanol. This conversion is best described as:

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A A dehydrogenation reaction
B A hydrogenation reaction
C An oxidation reaction
D A reduction reaction
Ans. C The conversion is an oxidation reaction.

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