Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 032191029X
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Chapter 12 - Liquids, Solids, and Intermolecular Forces - Exercises - Questions: 12

Answer

This correlation means that acetone has weaker IMFs than water does.

Work Step by Step

It is far easier for acetone to change its state than it is for water. Therefore, acetone is more volatile than water.
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