logo

Ask Questions, Get Answers

 
X
 Search
Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
Ad
Home  >>  JEEMAIN and AIPMT  >>  Chemistry  >>  Hydrocarbons
0 votes

Which of these will not react with acetylene?

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;NaOH&(b)\;\text{Ammoniacal }AgNO_3\\(c)\;Na&(d)\;HCl\end{array}$

Can you answer this question?
 
 

1 Answer

0 votes
Being a very weak acid $(Ka\approx 10^{-25}$),acetylene does not react with NaOH or KOH.But it reacts with very strong base.(E.g.$NaNH_2$)
Hence (a) NaOH is the correct option.
answered Mar 21, 2014 by sreemathi.v
 

Related questions

Ask Question
student study plans
x
JEE MAIN, CBSE, NEET Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App
...