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Textbook Problem

The simplest aromatic aldehyde has the common name

  1. a. aldophenol
  2. b. benzaldehyde
  3. c. phenylaldehyde
  4. d. no correct response

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Common name for the simplest aromatic aldehyde has to be chosen from the given options.

Concept Introduction:

Common names for aldehyde are a single word and not like alcohol or ether which contains two words.  The counting of carbon atoms leads to the naming of aldehyde.  From the total number of carbon atoms present in the given aldehyde, the common name of the aldehyde can be derived.

For compounds that contain benzene ring, the common name is obtained as derivatives of benzaldehyde.

Explanation

Reason for correct option:

The simplest aromatic ring is benzene ring only.  In order to obtain the common name for the aldehyde that contains simplest aromatic ring, the suffix aldehyde is added.  This gives the name of the simplest aromatic aldehyde as benzaldehyde.

Therefore, the correct option is option (b).

Reason for incorrect option:

Option (a) tells that the common name for the simplest aromatic aldehyde is aldophenol...

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