lex asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 2 months ago

need help with these two chemistry questions?

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  • 2 months ago
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    1) NaBH4 reduces both ketone and aldehyde to alcohols . but it cannot reduce the carboxylic acids and esters.

    2) LiAlH4 reduces ester to alcohol.

    here cyclic ester is reduced to diol.

    1) E , 2) C

  • 2 months ago

    The answer is as follows:

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