Attempt titrating an amino acid against a weak base and discover the number of dissociating ( ionizable ) functional groups in the amino acid. | NCERT solution | Class 11 Biology | Unit-9 Biomolecules



Q.9:- Attempt titrating an amino acid against a weak base and discover the number of dissociating ( ionizable ) functional groups in the amino acid.

 

Answer:



When amino acid is titrated against a weak base, it ionizes into NH2 (amine group) and COOH (carboxylic group).