Problem: Place the following substances in order of increasing boiling point: CH3CH2OH          Ar           CH  3OCH3 A. Ar < CH3OCH3 < CH3CH2OH B. CH3CH2OH < Ar < CH 3OCH3 C. CH3CH2OH < CH3OCH3 < Ar D. CH3OCH3 < Ar < CH3CH2OH E. Ar < CH3CH2OH < CH3OCH3

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Place the following substances in order of increasing boiling point:
CH3CH2OH          Ar           CH  3OCH3

A. Ar < CH3OCH3 < CH3CH2OH

B. CH3CH2OH < Ar < CH 3OCH3

C. CH3CH2OH < CH3OCH3 < Ar

D. CH3OCH3 < Ar < CH3CH2OH

E. Ar < CH3CH2OH < CH3OCH3

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