Shweta thakur Asked a Question
November 5, 2020 7:38 pmpts 30 pts
1.6. The hydroxyl group is the functional group of alcohols, therei alcohols are the reactions of- OH group. In general, the chemica the following three categories K6CHEMICAL REACTIONS OF ALCOHOLS ) Reactions involving the cleavage ofCO-H bond, i.e., R (ii) Reactions invohving the cleavage ofC+OH bond i.e., R (iii) Reaction involving both the alkyl and the hydroxyl gro of the alcohol molecule as a whole.
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  • Suman Kumar thankyou
    H+ donor is Arrhenius acid & OH- donor is Arrhenius base
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  • Priyanshu kumar Best Answer
    yes alcohol acts as both bronsted acid and bronsted base. The conjugate base of alcohol is an alkoxide anion RO- which  is a very strong base. So alcohol will act as bronsted acid ...
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    Priyanshu kumar
    Due to presence of lone pair of electrons on oxygen atom, alcohols accept a proton which makes them Bronsted base and due to acidic hydogen they donate the proton to strong base wh...
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