Chemistry Practice Problems Hydrocarbon Practice Problems Solution: Select the molecule with the higher boiling point ...

Solution: Select the molecule with the higher boiling point from the pair of compounds. Explain your choice:  Octane, CH3(CH2)6CH3  and  Hexane, CH3(CH2)4CH3

Problem

Select the molecule with the higher boiling point from the pair of compounds. Explain your choice: 

Octane, CH3(CH2)6CH3  and  Hexane, CH3(CH2)4CH3