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Silver mirror test is given by which one of the following compounds? a)Acetone b)Formaldehyde c)Benzophenone d)Acetaldehyde

Silver mirror test is given by which one of  the following compounds?                                             a)Acetone             b)Formaldehyde
  c)Benzophenone    d)Acetaldehyde

Grade:12

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Bhavya
askIITians Faculty 1281 Points
6 years ago
Silver mirror test, also known as Tollen’s reagent test is given by aldehydes.Out of the following; acetaldehyde gives positive silver mirror test.
Note-formaldehyde does not give Tollen’s test.

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