Alcohols, Carboxylic Acids and Esters

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

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1. What is the function group for Carboxylic Acids?

  • There isn't a function group
  • It is C-O-O-H
  • It is O-H
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2. What is the Function group for an Ester?

  • It is -C-O-O-
  • It is C-O
  • It is -H-O

3. Give one way of forming a Carboxylic Acid?

  • A mildly Oxidising Agent to turn an Alcohol into a Carboxylic Acid
  • Mix the Alcohol with water
  • Increasing the pressure on the Alcohol

4. How are Esters used in Industry?

  • Through Perfumes and Artificial Food Flavourings
  • In Cleaning Products and Shoe Polish
  • They are used as Catalysts for other reactions

5. How is an Ester formed?

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

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