Properties of ethyl alcohol, Chemistry

Properties of ethyl alcohol

Physical properties

It is a colorless liquid with a characteristic alcoholic smell.

Its boiling point is 351K

It is neutral towards litmus paper

It is highly soluble in water.A solution of 95% alcohol and 5% water is called as rectified spirit. Completely pure 100% alcohol is called absolute alcohol.

Posted Date: 7/23/2012 4:31:57 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Properties of ethyl alcohol, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Properties of ethyl alcohol, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Properties of ethyl alcohol Discussions

Write discussion on Properties of ethyl alcohol
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
A filled or half-filled set of p or d  -orbitals is spherically symmetric. Point out the species which has spherical symmetry: (1) Na                    (2) C

phenol is more acidic thyan eythanol

Write a list of reduction half reactions for... Fe, Fe+3 Cu, Cu+1 Pb, Pb+2

How do you do factor labeling problems in Chemistry?

Q. What is Spontaneous processes? Ans. Spontaneous processes are events which occur without any assistance. When an object is held above the floor, it falls when released. Ic

Uses of Citric Acid It finds make use in making lemonades, like an acidulant in food and soft drinks and makes the lemon sour, like a mordant in dyeing and calico printing. Fer


which of the following is not a characteristic of plunck''s quantum theory of radiation? A) Radiation are associated with energy B) A body can emit less or more than a quantum of e


Compare the combustion energy stored in a 1 litre bottle of propane and butane. Suppose that the product temperature is 100°C. The density of liquid propane is 0.493 g cm -3