Chemistry Practice Problems Hydrocarbon Practice Problems Solution: Select the most water-soluble molecule from the fo...

Solution: Select the most water-soluble molecule from the following pair of compounds. Explain your choice: Nonane, CH3(CH2)7CH3  and  Butanoic acid, CH3(CH2)2CO2H  

Problem

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

Nonane, CH3(CH2)7CH3  and  Butanoic acid, CH3(CH2)2CO2H