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Textbook Problem

How many aldehyde groups and how many ketone groups are present in each of the following molecules?

  1. a. Progesterone
  2. b. 2-Heptanone
  3. c. Dihydroxyacetone
  4. d. Cinnamaldehyde

(a)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The number of aldehyde groups and ketone groups present in progesterone has to be given.

Concept Introduction:

Carbonyl groups are the one which contain a double bond between carbon and oxygen atom.  Aldehydes and ketones possess this carbonyl functional group in it.  The structural representation of a carbonyl group can be given as shown below,

Organic And Biological Chemistry, Chapter 4, Problem 4.62EP , additional homework tip  1

The groups that is attached to the carbonyl carbon atom can be either hydrogen or carbon atom.  If the attached atoms are hydrogen and a carbon atom means then the compound is an aldehyde and if they are two carbon atoms means then the compound is a ketone.

Explanation

Carbonyl group contains a carbon atom and an oxygen atom.  The bond between carbon and oxygen in a carbonyl group is a double bond.

Structure of progesterone can be shown as given below,

(b)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The number of aldehyde groups and ketone groups present in 2-heptanone has to be given.

Concept Introduction:

Carbonyl groups are the one which contain a double bond between carbon and oxygen atom.  Aldehydes and ketones possess this carbonyl functional group in it.  The structural representation of a carbonyl group can be given as shown below,

Organic And Biological Chemistry, Chapter 4, Problem 4.62EP , additional homework tip  2

The groups that is attached to the carbonyl carbon atom can be either hydrogen or carbon atom.  If the attached atoms are hydrogen and a carbon atom means then the compound is an aldehyde and if they are two carbon atoms means then the compound is a ketone.

(c)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The number of aldehyde groups and ketone groups present in dihydroxyacetone has to be given.

Concept Introduction:

Carbonyl groups are the one which contain a double bond between carbon and oxygen atom.  Aldehydes and ketones possess this carbonyl functional group in it.  The structural representation of a carbonyl group can be given as shown below,

Organic And Biological Chemistry, Chapter 4, Problem 4.62EP , additional homework tip  3

The groups that is attached to the carbonyl carbon atom can be either hydrogen or carbon atom.  If the attached atoms are hydrogen and a carbon atom means then the compound is an aldehyde and if they are two carbon atoms means then the compound is a ketone.

(d)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The number of aldehyde groups and ketone groups present in cinnamaldehyde has to be given.

Concept Introduction:

Carbonyl groups are the one which contain a double bond between carbon and oxygen atom.  Aldehydes and ketones possess this carbonyl functional group in it.  The structural representation of a carbonyl group can be given as shown below,

Organic And Biological Chemistry, Chapter 4, Problem 4.62EP , additional homework tip  4

The groups that is attached to the carbonyl carbon atom can be either hydrogen or carbon atom.  If the attached atoms are hydrogen and a carbon atom means then the compound is an aldehyde and if they are two carbon atoms means then the compound is a ketone.

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