An optically active amino acid (A) can exist in three forms depending on the pH of the medium. If the molecular formula of (A) is C3H7NO2. Write:
(i) Structure of compound (A) in aqueous medium. What are such ions called?
(ii) In which medium will the cationic form of a compound (A) exist?
(iii) In alkaline medium, which side will it move?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 26th May, 2014, 01:10: PM

Expert Answer:


(ii) Acidic
(iii) Anode

Answered by  | 26th May, 2014, 03:10: PM