Thank you for registering.

One of our academic counsellors will contact you within 1 working day.

Please check your email for login details.
MY CART (5)

Use Coupon: CART20 and get 20% off on all online Study Material

ITEM
DETAILS
MRP
DISCOUNT
FINAL PRICE
Total Price: Rs.

There are no items in this cart.
Continue Shopping

why benzophenone does not undergo either cannizaro reaction or aldol condensation ?

why benzophenone does not undergo either cannizaro reaction or aldol condensation ?

Grade:12th pass

1 Answers

ruchi yadav
askIITians Faculty 27 Points
7 years ago
Aldehydes and ketones having at least one a-hydrogen undergo aldol condensation andAldehydes and ketones having at least one a-hydrogen undergo aldol condensation.

ButBenzophenone is a ketone having no a-hydrogen atom sodo not undergo either aldol condensation or cannizzaro reactions.

Thank You
Ruchi
Askiitians Faculty

Think You Can Provide A Better Answer ?

Provide a better Answer & Earn Cool Goodies See our forum point policy

ASK QUESTION

Get your questions answered by the expert for free