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The reaction which converts sugar solution into alcohol is an example of

[A]. saponification
[B]. hydrogenation
[C]. fermentation
[D]. hydrolysis

Answer: Option C


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Zahid Rehman said: (Jun 19, 2012)  
Yeast is a microorganism containing an enzyme which will convert a sugar (glucose) solution into carbon dioxide and alcohol (ethanol).

GY REDDY said: (Oct 12, 2012)  
Fermentation is nothing but putrification. The suger, in the form of fruits etc. Get putrified and become ethonol or alcohol.

Manvi said: (Apr 17, 2014)  
Sugar means glucose is converted into carbon dioxide & alcohol in the presence of enzymes called invertase and zymase, this process is called as Fermentation.

Siddharth said: (Apr 13, 2017)  
What is saponification, hydrogenation and hydrolysis?

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