Name The Hydrocarbon Formed When Ethanol Is Heated With Conc H2so4 At 170oc What Is This Reaction Known As

Name the hydrocarbon formed when ethanol is heated with conc. H2SO4 at 170oC? What is this reaction known as?

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Ethene is formed when ethanol is heated with conc. H2SO4 at 170oC. This reaction is called dehydration.