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Which solvent, water or hexane (CH3(CH2)4CH3), would you choose to dissolve each of the following substances?
a. Ethanol (CH3CH2OH)
b. CCl4
c. H2S
d. Benzene (C6H6)

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    It is easy for me to give you the answers, which I will do, but you really need to think out the why, and have that down pat.

    a. water
    b. hexane
    c. water
    d. hexane

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    a. water
    b. hexane
    c. hexane
    d. hexane

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