Alcohols, Carboxylic Acids and Esters

A detailed quiz to help on Organic Compounds, a Unit in AQA C3

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1. What's the Carboxylic Acid in fruits such as oranges?

  • Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)
  • Ethanol
  • Phenolpthalein
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2. Give an Advantage of producing Esters through a reaction, rather than extracting them from Fruit

  • A reaction produces a more concentrated Ester
  • It is quicker to produce the Ester in a reaction , than to extract it
  • Extracting the Ester damages the structure

3. What is released when an Alcohol is burnt?

  • They release Carbon Dioxide and Water
  • They release Hydrogen
  • Nothing is released

4. How is an Ester formed?

  • Heating a Carboxylic Acid
  • Reacting an Alcohol and a Carboxylic Acid
  • Heating an Alcohol

5. When naming an Ester, how do you choose the name?

  • The first part of the name is ALWAYS the Alcohol used, and the Second part of the name comes from the Carboxylic Acid used
  • The first part of the name is ALWAYS the Carboxylic Acid and the Second part is the Alcohol

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Useful to revise key points for C3 AQA Chemistry

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