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Which of the following compounds exhibit Fehling's test?

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;\text{Acetaldehyde}&(b)\;\text{Bentaldehyde}\\(c)\;\text{Acetone}&(d)\;\text{Diethyl ketone}\end{array}$

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Aliphatic aldehydes are oxidised to corresponding acid with Fehling solution(ammonical solution of Cu(II) tartarase)
Hence (a) is the correct answer.
answered Feb 19, 2014 by sreemathi.v
 
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