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Spencer L. Seager + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305960060

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Chapter 15, Problem 15.14E
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Caproic acid, a six-carbon acid, has a solubility in water of 1 g / 100 mL of water (Table 15.2). Which part of the structure of caproic acid is responsible for its solubility in water, and which part prevents greater solubility?

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Chapter 15 Solutions

Chemistry for Today: General, Organic, and Biochemistry
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