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what is the general formula of an alcohol? what are the two things alcohol are used for?

C(n)H(2n+1)OH solvents and fuels

how are alcohols used as solvents? how are alcohols used as fuels

ethanol is used as a fuel in spirit burners, also
ethanol- is the solvent for perfumes and…

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alcohol and carboxylic acids -COOH, there names end in "-oate"
what is the functional group for esters?
what are esters formed from?
and what do their names end in
soaps and esters in industry
they are used to make
what is the functional
what are carboxylic acids used for?…

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what are esters often used in?

they are often used in flavorings and perfumes


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