IUPC Name of X and Yand their chemical equation?

Asked by  | 7th Mar, 2008, 10:42: PM

Expert Answer:

An organic compound X of molecular formula C5H10O2 gives brisk effervescence wih sodiun bicarbonate.and react with element Y in presence of acid(Y =C4H10O)

X is C4H9COOH a caboxylic acid as it gives brisk effervesence with sodium carbonate. Name is Pentanoic acid.

Y is C4H9OH is alcohol as it reacts with caboxylic acid in presence of acid to give ester.Name is Butanol

Answered by  | 7th Mar, 2008, 10:53: PM

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