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2. what do tirtiary alcohols oxidise to

  • they dont oxidise
  • aldehydes and carboxylic acids
  • carbonyls
  • ketones

3. you expect to see when you mix a carbonyl and a suitible reagent

  • silver mirror
  • colour change from orange to green
  • yellow precipitate
  • fizzing

4. what is a suitable oxidising agent for alcohols

  • acidified potassium dicromate
  • NaBH4
  • NaBH4
  • acidified manganate

5. what type of reaction is the reduction of a carbonyl

  • nucleophylic addition
  • nucleophylic subsitution
  • electrophylic addition
  • electrophylic subsitution


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