Hereof, what is the melting point of benzoic acid?
Benzoic acidNamesAppearanceColorless crystalline solidOdorfaint, pleasant odorDensity1.2659 g/cm3 (15 °C) 1.0749 g/cm3 (130 °C)Melting point122 °C (252 °F; 395 K)
What is the Iupac name of benzoic acid?
Benzoic acid is,in fact the IUPAC name,otherwise known as benzenecarboxylic acid. A six carbon ring with three double bonds is called benzene(IUPAC name),so a COOH group attached to that would make it benzoic acid.
What is the functional group of benzoic acid?
Illustrated Glossary of Organic Chemistry – Benzoic acid; benzoate; benzoate group. Benzoic acid: Any molecule featuring a carboxylic acid functional group bonded to a benzene ring. Most commonly refers to the parent member of this family, C6H5COOH.