What are the functional groups present in Heptanoic acid?
Functional groups are a collection of atoms found in organic molecules that give the molecule certain characteristics and affect how it reacts. Also, the name of an organic compound is based on the functional group present in the compound. If there are two functional groups or more, the naming is based on the priority of the functional groups.
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Heptanoic acid is an organic compound, as indicated by the name, which also indicates that the acid has seven carbon atoms. The compound also has...
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Learn about functional groups. Understand what functional groups are, and explore the functional groups list, including alkyl, ester, and aldehyde functional group.