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What is meant by functional group in carbon compounds? Write in tabular form the structural formula and the functional group present in the following

compounds: (i) Ethanol (ii) Ethanoic acid


Funtional groups are the group of atoms that to confer heteroatom property regardless thie size and length of carbon compund

 ethanol = alcohol = --OH 
ethanoic = carboxylic = --C-OH
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