Place these hydrocarbons in order of decreasing boiling point.

label Chemistry
account_circle Unassigned
schedule 1 Day
account_balance_wallet $5

butane C4H10

heptane C7H16

2,2,3-trimethylbutane C7H16

Paraffin C35H72

Hexadecane C16H34

Oct 19th, 2017

paraffin, octadecane, octane, isooctane, methane 

based on references (from the internet) 

methane bp = -161 C 
octane bp = + 125 C 
isooctane bp = + 99 C 
octadecane bp = + 317 C (that's for n-octadecane fyi) 


Feb 10th, 2015

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
Oct 19th, 2017
Oct 19th, 2017
Oct 20th, 2017
Mark as Final Answer
Unmark as Final Answer
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

Final Answer