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What is the reaction between ethanoic acid and sodium hydroxide?

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09/24/2015

The reaction between ethanoic acid and sodium hydroxide forms Sodium acetate and Water.

CH3COOH + NaOH -----> CH3COONa + H2O

(Ethanoic acid) (Sodium hydroxide) (Sodium Acetate) (Water)


The chemical reaction between ethanoic acid plus sodium hydroxide is CH3COOH + NaOH -----> CH3COONa + H2O.