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which is soluble in water? a)CS2 b)C2H5OH c)CCL4 d) CHCL3

which is soluble in water?


a)CS2


b)C2H5OH


c)CCL4


d) CHCL3

Grade:12

4 Answers

aditya suman
39 Points
11 years ago

C2H5OH IS SOLUBLE IN WATER BECAUSE ALL THE OTHER COMPOUNDS ARE NON POLAR LEAVING C2H5OH .AND WATER IS POLAR SO IT WILL DISSOLVE ONLY POLAR COMPOUNDS SO C2H5OH IS SOLUBLE

Souradeep Majumder
80 Points
11 years ago

i think its gonna be C2H5OH  due to the formation of H2 bond.........................

 

 

if my answer is correct then approve my answer so that i can understand whether my answer is correct o not..............

vikas askiitian expert
509 Points
11 years ago

alcohole due its polar nature is soluble in water......hence option b is correct

Tactician Drishtant Veer Singh
24 Points
5 years ago
1.Since in C2H5OH molecule hydrogen bonding is present so it is soluble in water as in water molecule hydrogen bonding is also present.
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