Fehling’s solution can make distinction between: a) and b)c)d) and HCHO |

Fehling’s solution can make distinction between: a) and b)c)d) and HCHO |

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**(a)**

**a**.Fehling''''''''s solution reacts only with aliphatic aldehyde, not with aromatic aldehyde

**b**.F.S. reacts with and also with -hydroxy ketones

**c**.F.S. reacts with both HCHO and with -hydroxy ketones

**d**.F.S. reacts with both aliphatic aldehydes ( and HCHO). So the answer is (a)

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