Jump to content

need help with reactions


Recommended Posts

First one dunno.

 

The second one is phenylethanone, i.e a ketone.

Ketones resist oxidation via tollens reagent as they done have that spare hydrogen like with aldehydes.

Technically you can oxidise ketones using manganate (VII), but thats another story.

So, in short the solution will stay colourless.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.