if a question is asked that show the reaction between ethanoic acid & soda lime ?

Asked by  | 25th Feb, 2008, 06:34: PM

Expert Answer:

Ethanol with soda lime will react like base and the salt fomed specialy calcium acetate undergoes decarboxylation that is elimination of CO2 and forms a ethane.

Answered by  | 26th Feb, 2008, 11:01: AM

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