19.3 Introduction to Nucleophilic Addition Reactions of Ketones and Aldehydes

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Nucleophilic addition (with and without acid catalysis)

-aldehydes are more reactive than ketones

nucleophilic addition 01
nucleophilic addition reactivity trend

Hydration of Ketones and Aldehydes

Base-catalyzed

base catalyzed hydration of ketones

Acid-catalyzed

acid catalyzed hydration of ketones