Problem: Pick an appropriate solvent from the Table to dissolve.vegetable oil (nonpolar)Check all that apply.A. ethanolB. hexaneC. waterD. methanolE. acetoneF. tolueneG. carbon tetrachloride

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We are being asked to pick an appropriate solvent from the Table below to dissolve vegetable oil (nonpolar).


Recall that like dissolves like.


So for the given solvents, we will identify which of them are nonpolar.


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Pick an appropriate solvent from the Table to dissolve.

vegetable oil (nonpolar)

Check all that apply.

A. ethanol

B. hexane

C. water

D. methanol

E. acetone

F. toluene

G. carbon tetrachloride

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