ON CAROBOXLIC ACID

Asked by  | 22nd Feb, 2008, 09:17: PM

Expert Answer:

Carboxylic acid has COOH group and releases a H+ ion and stabilises by resonance in C=O and C-O so the C=O is not available for reaction as it is in resonance unlike aldehydes.

Answered by  | 7th Dec, 2017, 07:52: PM