Category Archives: Alcohols

Alcohols

Alcohols contain the functional group –OH Methanol, ethanol and propanol are the first three members of a homologous series of alcohols. These have the general formula CnH2n+1OH Properties and uses Methanol, ethanol and propanol: ■ dissolve in water to form a neutral solution ■ react with sodium to produce hydrogen ■ burn in air [equations needed] ■ are used as fuels and

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