Oxidation of Alcohol.

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  • Oxidation of Alcohol.
    • Primary Alcohol
    • Tertiary Alcohol
    • Secondary Alcohol
      • Oxidising Agent Kr2Cr2O7/H2SO4
        • Tertiary Alcohol
        • Primary Alcohol
        • On gentle heating forms Aldehyde
          • On stronger heating forms Carboxylic Acid
            • Excess Oxidising agent and under Reflux.
          • Distil Immediately
        • Resistant to Oxidation so agent remains orange in color.
        • Forms Ketones when heated

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