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1

What is the general formula for an alcohol?

Cn H2n+1 OH

2

What is the functional group of an alcohol?

The Hydroxyl (-OH) group

3

What is the functional group of a carboxylic acid?

The Carboxyl (-COOH) group

4

What is the everyday use of ethanoic acid?

Vinegar

5

Where is the functional group of a carboxylic acid always?

At the end of the longest carbon chain