Problem: Section 2.9 in the textbook introduced the idea of structural isomerism, with 1-propanol and 2-propanol as examples.Determine which of these properties would distinguish these two substances: (a) boiling point (b) combustion analysis results(c) molecular weight(d) density at a given temperature and pressureYou can check on the properties of these two compounds in Wolfram Alpha (http:// www.wolframalpha.com/) or the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics.

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Section 2.9 in the textbook introduced the idea of structural isomerism, with 1-propanol and 2-propanol as examples.

Determine which of these properties would distinguish these two substances: 

(a) boiling point 

(b) combustion analysis results

(c) molecular weight

(d) density at a given temperature and pressure

You can check on the properties of these two compounds in Wolfram Alpha (http:// www.wolframalpha.com/) or the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics.

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