the acid which contain 4 hydrogen atom ?

Asked by mehalsingh | 15th Mar, 2020, 05:34: PM

Expert Answer:

Acetic acid has 4 hydrogens. It donates only one H, which is attached to Oxygen, Other 3 H are attached to Carbon, there is not much difference iof electronegativity in C and H in acetic acid so these 3 H can not be released.
So basicity of Acetic acid = 1.

Answered by Ramandeep | 16th Mar, 2020, 10:57: AM