Hi. We were given a practice sheet with review questions. Can you briefly tell me why on each so I can apply it on test? Thanks.
Higher solubility - Butanedioic acid or Butanal
Higher mp - 2,3-dihydroxy propanal or Pentanal
Lower mp - Sodium octanoate or Octanoic acid
Lower solubility - 2-hexanone or 2-hexanol© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:20 pm ad1c9bdddf
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Because butanedioic acid has two hydrogen bonds whereas butanal has none, butanedioic acid is more polar than ...
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