how can we experimentaly differenciate between ethanol and ethanoic acid?
Asked by manoj255 | 21st Feb, 2010, 11:13: AM
If NaHCO3(sodium bi carbonate) is added to both the compound the ethanol do not react with it but ethanoic acid give brisk effervesence with the evolution of CO2 gas.
Answered by | 22nd Feb, 2010, 10:04: AM
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