Organic Reactions

1011. If you want to convert benzoic acid into a water soluble salt, you should treat it with

carbonic acid, isopropanol, dimethylamine

1035. Acetic acid, CH3COOH, has a pKa of 4.8. Ethanol, CH3CH2OH, has a pKa of 16.0

What are the major species present when acetic acid and ethanol are added to water and the pH is adjusted to 7.0?


B. CH3CH2O- and CH3CH2OH

C. CH3CO2H and CH3CH2O-

D. CH3CO2- and CH3CH2OH


1062. Which acid has the lowest pKa?

A. B.


C. D.

1063. Which acid has the highest pKa?

A. B.

C. D.

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