Which is more acidic according to I-effect:- HCOOH or C6H5COOH? Explain in detail

Asked by  | 11th Apr, 2008, 07:27: PM

Expert Answer:

Here  Benzoic acid is more stable due to resonance. when compared C6H5COOH is more  acidic to HCOOH

Answered by  | 7th May, 2008, 06:04: PM

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