Question 12.1:
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
(i) Cyanohydrin:
Cyanohydrins are organic compounds having the formula RR′C(OH)CN, where R and R′ can be alkyl or aryl groups.
NCERT Solutions for Class 12th Chemistry
NCERT Solutions for Class 12th Chemistry
NCERT Solutions for Class 12th Chemistry
NCERT Solutions for Class 12th Chemistry