Problem: Select the most water-soluble molecule from the following pair of compounds. Explain your choice:Ethanol, CH3CH2OH  and  Octane, CH3(CH2)6CH3

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Select the most water-soluble molecule from the following pair of compounds. Explain your choice:

Ethanol, CH3CH2OH  and  Octane, CH3(CH2)6CH3

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