what are functioning groups??

Asked by Shilpa Patane | 12th Dec, 2011, 08:20: PM

Expert Answer:

The chemically reactive groups of atoms within an organic molecule. They are the parts involved in chemical reactions and give organic molecules distinctive chemical properties. Some basic functional groups are Hydroxyl, carbonyl, carboxyl, amino, phosphate, methyl.

Answered by  | 13th Dec, 2011, 09:17: AM

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