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The reaction of chloroform with alcoholic KOH and p-Toluidine forms

Option: 1

Option: 2

Option: 3

Option: 4

Answers (1)


As we have learnt,

Carbylamine Reaction is used for the detection of Primary amines and a foul smelling Isocyanide is obtained as the major product in the reaction

\mathrm{RNH_{2}+CHCl_{3}+3KOH\rightarrow \underset{Foul\ smell}{R-NC}+3KCl+3H_{2}O}                                                                                    

p-Toluidine gives the reaction as

Hence, the correct answer is Option (4)

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Ajit Kumar Dubey

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