Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 7 - Molecular Structures - Questions for Review and Thought - Topical Questions - Page 325d: 59a



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We see that $C_6H_{12}$ is a relatively non-polar molecule. Since like dissolves like, molecules which are less polar will be more soluble. NaCl is extremely polar as it has an ionic bond, so it will be insoluble.
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