Which name is possible for a carboxylic acid?
D)6, 6-dimethylhexanoic acid
Which compound is the most soluble in water?
Which statement is false?
A)Aspirin is a synthetic compound; that is, it does not occur in nature.
B)The active ingredient in aspirin is acetylsalicylic acid.
C)Salicin, found in willow bark, and salicylic acid, found in meadowsweet blossoms, have structures that are similar to aspirin.
D)Aspirin is a strong acid.
Which of these structures represents a soap?
E)More than one of the compounds above is a soap.