saponification reaction

Asked by krittikac02 | 28th Dec, 2009, 04:59: PM

Expert Answer:

It is a reactant. Reactants are also sometimes written above the arrow if the reaction is not balanced. Sodium ethanoate is formed which in the presence of water gives ethanoic acid.

Answered by  | 29th Dec, 2009, 09:08: AM

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