Chemistry (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 15 - Water and Aqueous Systems - 15 Assessment: 62

Answer

Correct order increasing surface tension: hexane, ethanol, water. The order is derived from the fact that water has the strongest hydrogen bonds and hexane does not have any hydrogen bonds whatsover.

Work Step by Step

Correct order increasing surface tension: hexane, ethanol, water. The order is derived from the fact that water has the strongest hydrogen bonds and hexane does not have any hydrogen bonds whatsover.
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