The compound formed when acetylene is passed through dilute sulphuric acid in the presence of mercury(II) sulphate is:

1. Ether

2. Ketone

3. Acetic acid

4. Acetaldehyde

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Acetylenic hydrogens are acidic because

1. sigma electron density of C-H bond in acetylene is nearer to carbon which has 50% s-character

2. acetylene has only one hydrogen on each carbon

3. acetylene contains least number of hydrogens among the possible hydrocarbons having two carbons

4. acetylene belong to the class of alkynes with molecular formula CnH2n-2

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A compound is treated with NaNH2 to give sodium salt. Identify the compound.

1. C2H2 

2. C6H6

3. C2H6 

4. C2H4

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Ethylene forms ethylene chlorohydrin by the action of:

1. dry chlorine gas

2. dry hydrogen chlorine gas

3. solution of chlorine gas in water

4. dilute hydrochloric acid 

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Which alkene on ozonolysis gives 
 \(CH_3CH_2CHO\) and  \(CH_3CCH_3\\ ~~~~~~~~||\\ ~~~~~~~~O\) 

1.

2. CH3CH2CH=CHCH2CH3

3. CH3CH2CH=CHCH3

4. 

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Hydroxylation of propyne in the presence of HgSO4/H2SO4 is initiated by the attack of:

1. carbene 

2. free radical

3. electrophile

4. nucleophile

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Ozonolysis of buta-1,3-diene gives:

1. HCHO and glyoxal

2. CH3CHO and glyoxal

3. CO2 and glyoxal

4. HCHO + glyoxal + CH3CHO

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A mixture of ethane, ethene and ethyne is passed through an ammoniacal AgNO3 solution. The gases that remain unreacted are-

1. Ethane and Ethene 

2. Ethane and Ethyne

3. Ethene and Ethyne 

4. Ethane only

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The most suitable reagent among the following that is used to distinguish compound (III) from the rest of the compounds is -

I. CH3-CC-CH3

II. CH3-CH2-CH2-CH3

III. CH3-CH2-CCH

IV. CH3-CH=CH2

1. Br2/CCl4 2. Br2/CH3COOH
3. Alk.KMnO4 4. Ammoniacal  AgNO3
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The reaction, 

C6H6 + CH3ClAlCl3AnhydrousC6H5CH3 + HCl

is an example of:

1. Friedel-Crafts reaction

2. Kolbe's synthesis

3. Wurtz's reaction

4. Grignard synthesis

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