Recall that the main idea in dissolution is like dissolves like, which means compounds with the same polarity and intermolecular force can dissolve each other.
We will look for the most nonpolar anion among the given.
The anion (v) is called "BARF" by chemists, as its common abbreviation sounds similar to this word.
Tetrabutylammonium, (CH3CH2CH2CH2)4N+ is a bulky cation. Which anion, when paired with the tetrabutylammonium cation, would lead to a salt that will be most soluble in nonpolar solvents?
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