Asked Sep 6, 2019

Suppose you had seven compounds in a paper chromatography experiment, the seventh of which was unknown. How can you use the retention factors of each compound to figure out what makes up the unknown compound?


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Paper chromatography is the one of the techniques is to identify the unknown col...


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The retention factors (Rf) value of the compound is calculating by using following formula, Distance spot moved Retention factors (RI) Distancesolventmoved


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