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The monomer structure of polystyrene is shown below:
(a) Would you expect polystyrene to be a stiff or a pliable polymer?
(b) What kind of synthesis is used in the production of polystyrene from styrene monomers?
(c) Calculate the degree of polymerization n of polystyrene with a molecular weight of 3.091×106 g/mol.