Mechanism for bayers reagent of alkene explain 

Asked by vijaya98laxmi | 26th Jan, 2020, 09:52: PM

Expert Answer:

Bayer's test is used to distinguish alkan and alkenes:
For example:
Reaction with cold dilute KMnO(Baeyer's test): 1-Pentene will react with Baeyer's reagent and its colour will be discharged. n-Pentane does not react.
 
Mechanism:
 
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Answered by Ramandeep | 27th Jan, 2020, 11:57: AM

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