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Products of Alcohol Oxidation

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What kind of product might result from the oxidation of the following (ethanol, 2-propanol, 2-methyl-2-propanol) an aldehyde or a ketone?

Which reactions might occur with difficulty?

Which reactions might not occur at all?

What would each of their temperatures, color, odor, and reaction rates be?

NOTE: In the above dichromate ion is being used as an oxidizing agent.

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This posting gives a solution discussing products of oxidation. The temperatures, color, odor, and reaction rates are determined for a chemical reaction.

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