Ethanoic acid was added to compound X and the gas Y was evolved. When passed through lime water, turned it milky. Four sudents identified them as-
Asked by Samiksha Srivastava | 14th Dec, 2013, 09:28: AM
Ethanoic acid liberates carbon dioxide with carbonates or hydrogen carbonates.
The carbon dioxide when passed through limewater turns it milky.
2CH3COOH + Na2CO3 → 2CH3COONa + H2O + CO2
Ca(OH)2 + CO2 → CaCO3 + H2O
Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 16th Dec, 2013, 10:41: AM
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