How can ethanol and ethanoic acid be differentiated on the basis of their physical and chemical properties?

Asked by Shivani Kumari | 1 year ago |  208

1 Answer

Solution :-

Ethanol Ethanoic acid

Does not react with sodium hydrogen carbonate

A good smell

No action in litmus paper

Burning taste

Bubbles and fizzes with sodium hydrogen carbonate

Smells like vinegar

Blue litmus paper to red

Sour taste

 

Answered by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago

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