Chemical test to disting: a)Isopropyl alcohol and n prop alco. b)methyl ethanoate and ethyl ethanoate

Asked by jishnu1994 | 12th Mar, 2012, 01:49: PM

Expert Answer:

chemical test for
a) Isopropyl alcohol and n prop alcohol
iso propyl alcohol is a secondary alcohol and n-propyl alcohol is a primary alcohol
here R will vary from alkyl to hydrogen
in case of primary alcohol no reaction will take place but it will appear in secondary reagent and cloudy solution will appear

Answered by  | 12th Mar, 2012, 05:10: PM

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