Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Alcoholic question

  1. Jan 9, 2008 #1
    i want to ask that whether alcohols are acidic or basic or both depending upon the medium???????????????????
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 9, 2008 #2
    alcohols are neutral but can be made to react amphoterically (as acids or alkalis), depending on the conditions.
  4. Jan 9, 2008 #3
    thats the answer i was looking for

    thanks for quick response........:approve:
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook