We are asked if the following molecule is an acid, base or neutral and why,
To identify this, we need to analyze the hydrogens.
Is this molecule an acid, a base, or neutral? Why?
A) because it has a carboxyl group
B) because it has a protonated amine group
C) because it contains an OH group
D) because it has an unprotonated amine group
E) because it contains H atoms in its structure
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