Problem: Select the hydrophobic species. a) NaCl b) C6H12O6 c) vitamin D (C27H44O) d) C18H34O2 e) PO43- f) CH4

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hydrophobic species  water-fearing, cannot H-bonding, nonpolar


a) NaCl

ionic 

polar

hydrophilic


b) C6H12O6

H-bond

hydrophilic


c) vitamin D (C27H44O) 

H-bond

hydrophilic


d) C18H34O2

H-bond

hydrophilic


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Select the hydrophobic species. 

a) NaCl 

b) C6H12O6 

c) vitamin D (C27H44O) 

d) C18H34O2 

e) PO43- 

f) CH4

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