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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
-COOH
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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