Oxidation of alcohols

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  • OXIDATION OF ALCOHOLS
    • PRIMARY
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        • ACIDIFIED POTASSIUM DICHROMATE (VI) + H2SO4
        • ALDEHYDE R-CHO
          • THE ALDEHYDE IS DISTILLED OFF FROM THE REACTION MIXTURE AS IT FORMS
    • PRIMARY
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        • EXCESS ACIDIFIED POTASSIUM DICHROMATE (VI) + H2SO4
        • CARBOXYLIC ACID R-COOH
      • UNDER REFLUX
    • SECONDARY
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        • ACIDIFIED DICHROMATE (VI) + H2SO4
        • KETONE
    • IF A REACTION OCCURS BETWEEN ACIDIFIED POTASSIUM DICHROMATE (VI) A COLOUR CHANGE TAKES PLACE
      • ORANGE
        • BLUE-GREEN

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