Problem: The pKa of 2,4-dinitrophenol is 3.96. Could you separate it from benzoic acid using extraction procedures? If so, please detail and explain how this can be done.

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Extraction procedure → used to separate mixture of immiscible liquids

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The pKa of 2,4-dinitrophenol is 3.96. Could you separate it from benzoic acid using extraction procedures? If so, please detail and explain how this can be done.