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Title Bicarbonate Test for Carboxylic Acids
Description A carboxylic acid reacts with bicarbonate to form bubbles of carbon dioxide gas.


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Concepts identification, gas formation, solubility, functional group, carboxylic acid, acid, base, deprotonation
Equipment Stirring rod
Pasteur pipet
Test tube
Chemicals Sodium Bicarbonate, NaHCO3
Carboxylic Acid