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What is the outcome of reacting an Aldehyde with Tollens' reagent?
- Silver mirror is formed.
- The aldehyde is oxidised to a carboxylic acid
What the outcome of reacting a Ketone with Tollens' reagent?
What happens when Brady's reagent is added to an aldehyde or ketone?
- An orange precipitate is formed.
- Test is only positive for aldehydes and ketones.