Organic Esters and Ethers Worksheet
1.    Using the alcohol and acid associated with it in the table below, create the ester that would be formed and name it.
Alcohol Carboxylic Acid Structure Name Flavour
ethanol n-butanoic acid
 
 

 

  fruity-pinapple
ethanol decanoic acid
 
 

 


fruity-grape
ethanol hexanoic acid
 
 

 


pineapple/banana
methanol n-propanoic acid
 
 

 


rum/black currant
methanol n-butanoic acid
 
 

 


apple, banana

2.    Name the following structures
a) b) c)
d) e) f)

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