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In the below reaction the product of A is

$\begin{array}{1 1} a \\ b \\ c \\ d\end{array}$

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Carbonyl group is the $e^\ominus$ with drowing group.So nitration will occur meta position to the carbonyl group.
The $e^\ominus$ density is more at meta (I) position compare to th meta position.
Hence (d) is the correct answer.
answered Feb 21, 2014 by sreemathi.v