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Kpelino posted a question Jun 02, 2012 at 8:10am
predict what compound(s) might result from the base-catalyzed condensation of acetone with acetaldehyde
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The above problem belongs to aldol condensation, which is condensation between
aldehydes or ketones in presence of base, yields a -hydroxy aldehydes or -hydroxy
ketones, which in turn converts to...