Time remaining:
Help with solubility problem

Chemistry
Tutor: None Selected Time limit: 0 Hours

Which solvent, water or hexane (CH3(CH2)4CH3), would you choose to dissolve Ethanol?

In stuck can some one help me out. 

May 22nd, 2017

Water. The result is a lower grade alcohol due to the presence of water. The dissolution is hexothermic, i.e. it produces heat. Ethanol and hexane are very similar in structure, but polarity prevents dissolution. I hope this helps!

Oct 20th, 2014

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
...
May 22nd, 2017
...
May 22nd, 2017
May 25th, 2017
check_circle
Mark as Final Answer
check_circle
Unmark as Final Answer
check_circle
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

check_circle
Final Answer