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How are the following compounds prepared?
Benzaldehyde from benzene.

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
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When benzene is treated under high pressure with carbon monoxide and hydrogen chloride in the presence of a catalyst consisting of a mixture of anhydrous aluminium chloride and cuprous chloride, it gives benzaldehyde.

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