On reaction with sodium hydroxide, X yielded ethanoic acid and ethanol.
(a) Give the IUPAC name of X?
(b) Name the reaction.
(c) Give a chemical reaction for the above reaction.
Asked by Topperlearning User | 24th Jul, 2017, 03:23: PM
(a) X is ethyl ethanoate.
(b) It is a saponification reaction.
(c) CH3COOC2H5 + NaOH → C2H5OH + CH3COOH
Answered by | 24th Jul, 2017, 05:23: PM
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