write physical and chemical properties of ethanol

Asked by  | 4th Aug, 2008, 06:39: PM

Expert Answer:

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:       colourless liquid,having low boiling point,lighter than water.



CHEMICAL PROPERTIES:   1) can react with air

ethanol + air carbondi oxide and water.

2) can react with sodium and gives sodium ethoxide.

Answered by  | 5th Aug, 2008, 09:46: AM

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