Problem: For each solute, identify the better solvent: water or carbon tetrachloride. 

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Water is a known as a polar solvent while CCl4 is a non-polar solvent

Br2 is covalent nonpolar molecule since both Br atoms cancel their dipole moment

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For each solute, identify the better solvent: water or carbon tetrachloride. 

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