how does ethanoic acid and methanoic acid differ?

Asked by  VASUDEVAN NAGARAJAN | 10th Dec, 2011, 06:02: PM

Expert Answer:

Ethanoic acid is CH3COOH and metahnoic acid is HCOOH.
Ethanoic acid has two carbon atoms whereas methanoic acid has one carbon atom.

Answered by  | 11th Dec, 2011, 04:41: PM

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