Answer :

The compound is Methyl Benzoate(A) which gives the 2,4 DNP test.

These are the compounds A, B, C with the following reactions.


The reaction mechanism involves the following steps:

It is given that B gives negative tollents teat which means it is a Ketone.

The positive iodoform test suggest it has a structure similar to

Thus the compound B is propanone (common name acetone). It on the oxidation give acetic acid (compound C )and formic acid.

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