Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Acyl halide - Acyl iodide - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary amine - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organoiodide - Organohalogen compound - Organic oxide - Primary aliphatic amine - Organopnictogen compound - Carbonyl group - Amine - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as carboxylic acids. These are compounds containing a carboxylic acid group with the formula -C(=O)OH.