an organic compound Awhich is widely used as a preservative has molecular

Asked by hels145 | 3rd Jul, 2008, 08:33: PM

Expert Answer:

a)     A    =  acetic acid(CH3COOH)

reaction =   CH3COOH + C2H5OHCH3COOC2H5 +H2O

   B= ester (ethylethanoate)

b)  1) carboxyllic acid group    2)  aldehydic group.

Answered by  | 4th Jul, 2008, 01:35: PM

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