how do you differentiate between alcohol and aldehyde??

Asked by  | 8th Mar, 2008, 10:19: PM

Expert Answer:

Aldehydes react with  tollens reagent or fehlings solution. Also alchol gives esterification and aldehyde does not.

Answered by  | 10th Mar, 2008, 11:47: AM

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