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Q 1282623537.     `A` mixture of two isomeric carboxylic acids can't be separated by general methods. However, when this given mixture is treated with optically active quinine, it forms two isomeric salts `X` and `Y.` The two salts are separated by fractional crystallisation and separately acidified with hydrochloric acid to form amine and carboxylic acids.
The separation of the two compounds `X` and `Y` can be done due to
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