Tests for Carboxylic AcidsBy Robolab Technologies In Atal Tinkering Labs ATL, More Info
Carboxylic acids are organic compounds containing carboxyl functional group. It is of two types aliphatic and aromatic. Formic acid and acetic acid are the simplest aliphatic acid and benzoic acid is the simplest aromatic acid. The fruits such as lemon, grape, orange and green apple also contain carboxylic acid.
This video explains how to identify carboxylic acids using some simple tests.