The organic acid that can be made from ethanol is?

[A].     Acetic acid   

[B].     Formic acid

[C].     Butanoic acid   

[D].     Citric acid

An explanation would be appreciated because I'm pretty lost. Tysm!

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  • 2 months ago
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    Acetic acid is essentially ethanoic acid. It’s when you react Eth and water  to make the corresponding acid (oxidation) 

    A is your correct answer. Any scientists here feel free to correct me ! 

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