Methanol and ethanol can be distinguished by the following:

(a) by reaction with metallic sodium

(b) by reaction with caustic soda

(c) by heating with iodine and washing soda

(d) by heating with zinc and inorganic mineral acid

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#5 | Chemical Properties of Alcohols

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Mechanism of Dehydration, Uses, Methanol and Ethanol
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