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Iodoform Test for Resorcinol 
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Jan2114, 04:39 AM

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Why does Resorcinol (1,3dihydroxy benzene) respond to iodoform test? There is no Ch3CO group and even if resorcinol tautomerises to give one it is impossible to break open a benzene ring to form CHI3.



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