General Chemistry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1-28505-137-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-137-6

Chapter 12 - Solutions - Questions and Problems: 12.13

Answer

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Work Step by Step

We know that in a fractional distillation, the vapor that first appears over a solution will have a greater mole fraction of the more volatile component. If we vaporize a portion of this and condense it the liquid will be still richer in the more volatile component.
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