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(i) The name of carboxylic acid is Acetic acid whose formula is CH3COOH.

(ii)The alcohol is ethyl alcohol which on oxidation with alkaline KMn04 followed by acidification gives acetic acid. The formula for Ethyl alcohol is: C2H5OH.

(iii)The compound ‘X’ is ethyl acetate also known as Ester. The formula is: CH3COOC2H5

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