Solution - Important Carbon Compounds - Ethanoic Acid (Acetic acid)



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ConceptImportant Carbon Compounds - Ethanoic Acid (Acetic acid)  


Consider the following comments about saponification reactions:

I. Heat is evolved in these reactions.

II. For quick precipitation of soap, sodium chloride is added to the reaction mixtures.

III. Saponification reactions are a special kind of neutralisation reactions.

IV. Soaps are basic salts of long-chain fatty acids.

The correct comments are

(a) I, II and III

(b) II, III and IV

(c) I, II and IV

(d) Only I and IV


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