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



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ConceptImportant Carbon Compounds - Ethanoic Acid (Acetic acid)  


In an experiment to study the properties of ethanoic acid, a student takes about 3 mL of ethanoic acid in a dry test tube. He adds an equal amount of distilled water to it and shakes the test tube well. After some time he is likely to observe that

(A) a colloid is formed in the test tube.

(B) the ethanoic acid dissolves readily in water.

(C) the solution becomes light orange.

(D) water floats over the surface of ethanoic acid.


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Solution for concept: Important Carbon Compounds - Ethanoic Acid (Acetic acid). For the course 8th-10th CBSE