1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Given Qunizarin, and if we add NaOH, what would the resulting compound look like? 2. Relevant equations Here is what quinizarin looks like: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/c9/Quinizarin.svg/620px-Quinizarin.svg.png 3. The attempt at a solution I'm guessing there would be hydroxide groups on the left side of the compound now?