What is the chemical name of Alcohol?

A. Sodium thiosulfate (Na₂S₂O₃·5H₂O)
B. Zinc Oxide (ZnO)
C. Calcium hypochlorite Ca(ClO)₂
D. Ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH)

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH)


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The chemical name of Alcohol is Ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH). Ethanol, also known as Ethyl alcohol or Drinking alcohol. Ethyl alcohol is a colorless, volatile, and flammable liquid that is soluble in water. Ethanol is naturally produced by the petrochemical processes or via fermentation of sugars by yeasts and is commonly consumed as a popular recreational drug.