In this worksheet, we will practice writing and interpreting the names and formulas of alcohols and describing their physical and chemical properties.
What is the name of the alcohol product when but-2-ene is reacted with steam in the presence of a catalyst?
- BButyl butanoate
- EButanoic acid
Which of the following alcohols has the strongest intermolecular forces?
In which of the following ways is the reaction of sodium with an alcohol the same as the reaction of sodium with water?
- ABoth reactions generate carbon dioxide.
- BBoth reactions produce sodium hydroxide.
- CBoth reactions produce an acid.
- DBoth reactions produce alkoxides.
- EBoth reactions generate hydrogen.
Which functional group is present in an alcohol?
Which of the following is the structural formula of an alcohol?
What is the full name of the molecule shown?
- BButyl oxide
What is the name of the molecule shown?
What is the molecular formula of the alcohol molecule shown?
What is the gas produced when sodium reacts with ethanol?
- BCarbon dioxide
- ECarbon monoxide
What type of reaction removes a water molecule from an alcohol, leaving an unsaturated hydrocarbon?
Which of the following alcohols is the most soluble in water?
When ethanol vapor is passed over a hot catalyst, which two products are formed?
- AEthene and hydrogen
- BEthene and water
- CEthanoic acid and water
- DCarbon dioxide and water
- EEthane and water
Which of the following alcohols is the most flammable?
Which of the following alcohols is the most volatile?
Which of the following alcohols is the most viscous?
Which of the following is the product of reacting methanol with sodium metal?
Which of the following alcohols has the highest boiling point?