NCERT Solutions for Class 12 Chemistry Chapter 12: Aldehydes Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Class 12 Chemistry NCERT Solutions forChapter 12 Aldehydes Ketones and Carboxylic Acids – All Questions Solved
What is meant by the following terms? Give an example of the reaction in each case.
(i) Cyanohydrin (ii) Acetal
(iii) Semicarbazone (iv) Aldol
(v) Hemiacetal (vi) Oxime
(vii) Ketal (vii) Imine
(ix) 2,4-DNP-derivative (x) Schiff’s base Answer
Cyanohydrins are organic compounds having the formula RR′C(OH)CN, where R and R′ can be alkyl or aryl groups.