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is an aldehyde or a ketone more acidic?

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    what is the pka of nitriles.. i tried looking this up but i cant find nething

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    http://www.chem.ucalgary.ca/courses/351/Carey5th/Ch21/ch21-2.html

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    nitriles don't have a distinct pka... unless u are looking at either an H or a CH3 group connected to it... which makes Hydrocyanic Acid pka 10 and Acetonitrile pka 25. Once u get longer Carbon chaines it is determined from what the chain is. Either Alkynes, Alkenes or Alkanes.

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