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Which of the following reactions can be used to obtain benzaldehyde from benzene?

(a) Rosenmund’s Reduction

(b) Stephen’s Reaction

(c) Etard’s Reaction

(d) Gatterman-Koch Reaction

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Correct option is (d) Gatterman-Koch Reaction

Gattermann-Koch reaction involves the conversion of benzene to benzaldehyde on reaction with CO and HCl. Rest of the named reactions involve preparation of benzaldehyde from the different starting material.

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