Shweta thakur Asked a Question
February 5, 2021 3:50 pmpts 30 pts
can a cynohydrin be prepared by treating a kitten with sodium cyanide
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  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    Cyanohydrins can be formed by the cyanohydrin reaction, which involves treating a ketone or an aldehyde with hydrogen cyanide (HCN) in the presence of excess amounts of sodium cyan...
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    Priyanshu kumar
    sodium cyanide acts as a catalyst in the formation of cyano hydrin
  • Amol Best Answer
    Basically yes Ketone is treated with hcn and sodium cyanide acts as a catalyst.
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    Shweta thakur
    but hcn is not written in the question