Organic Chemistry Practice Problems Salts of Carboxylic Acids Practice Problems Solution: Complete this reaction of a carboxylic acid with s...

Solution: Complete this reaction of a carboxylic acid with strong base. C2H5COOH + OH- → Insert charges where appropriate for this generic carboxylic acid salt.

Problem

Complete this reaction of a carboxylic acid with strong base. 

C2H5COOH + OH- → 

Insert charges where appropriate for this generic carboxylic acid salt.

Solution

We’re being asked to complete the reaction of the given carboxylic acid with a strong base.


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