Glucose is soluble in water but cyclohexane is not.why?, Chemistry

Glucose and Sucrose are soluble in water because they are polar compounds.SO they are soluble in polar compounds like water. Cyclohexane and Benzene are non polar compounds.They are soluble in non polar compounds like kerosine. Because of this reason cyclohexane and benzene are not soluble in water(polar compound)
   

Posted Date: 3/7/2013 6:13:20 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Glucose is soluble in water but cyclohexane is not.why?, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Glucose is soluble in water but cyclohexane is not.why?, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Glucose is soluble in water but cyclohexane is not.why? Discussions

Write discussion on Glucose is soluble in water but cyclohexane is not.why?
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions

The formation of a co-ordination compound involves reaction between a metal ion and ligands. If the force of attraction of the metal ion with ligands is strong a stable complex may

Write chemical tests to distinguish among: a) Phenol and Benzoic acid b)  Propanal and propanone c)  Formic acid and Acetic acid

What are the main sources of electrical resistance in a metal? The factors which affect electrical resistance of a metal are impurity, temperature and alloying. Free mean path o


Q. Uses of Aluminium? Aluminium exhibits useful properties of low density, high thermal and electrical conductivity, and good corrosion resistance with non-toxic nature of the

Theories of origin of petroleum : Theories should describe the following characteristics related with petroleum, Its association along with brine or sodium chloride solution.  T

jack prepared copper(11) sulphate by adding a metal oxide to the acid. jill prepared sodium chloride by acid/alkali reaction. name the metal oxide and acid jack would use to mak

write a note on the oxide of 3d transition metal

what is the difference between both independent and dependent variables?