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 an Ester?

  • It is -C-O-O-
  • It is C-O
  • It is -H-O
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2. The reaction between an Alcohol and a Carboxylic Acid can be catalysed by what?

  • A concentrated Acid (e.g. Sulphuric Acid)
  • A piece of Iron
  • A Nickel catalyst
  • An Alkali Metal

3. What is the function group for Carboxylic Acids?

  • There isn't a function group
  • It is C-O-O-H
  • It is O-H

4. What function group do Alcohols have?

  • They ALWAYS end in O-H
  • They end in C-O-O-H
  • They don't have a function group

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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scdunn

Useful to revise key points for C3 AQA Chemistry

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