What is also known as benidict solution

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Benedict's solution or reagent is composed of a complex mixture of sodium citrate, sodium carbonate, and pentahydrate of copper(II) sulfate. It is used to check the presence of reducing sugars by simply detecting the free ketone or aldehyde functional group.

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Benedict's reagent (often called Benedict's qualitative solution or Benedict's solution) is a chemical reagent and complex mixture of sodium carbonate, sodium citrate and copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate. It is often used in place of Fehling's solution to detect the presence of reducing sugars.
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