can alcohols nd ethers form functional pairs.if yes how

Asked by lovemaan5500 | 21st Jan, 2019, 06:43: AM

Expert Answer:

Yes, ethers and alcohols form functional pairs.
For example:
 
C2H6O is represented as:
 
CH3–O–CH3 is diethyl ether
 
CH3–CH2–OH is Ethanol.
 
The molecular formula is the same but the functional groups are different.


Answered by Varsha | 21st Jan, 2019, 01:17: PM

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