Organic Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305080483
ISBN 13: 978-1-30508-048-5

Chapter 2 - Polar Covalent Bonds; Acids and Bases - Exercises: 41

Answer

Notice that the resonance forms of acetic acid creates the acidity of the acetic acid proton.

Work Step by Step

Notice that the resonance forms of acetic acid creates the acidity of the acetic acid proton. This can be determined by examining the models given.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.