Problem: Which has the highest surface tension at room temperature?a. CH4b. Cl4c. CCl4d. CF4e. CBr4 

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Surface tension is affected by intermolecular forces, the stronger the IMF, the stronger the surface tension. 

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Which has the highest surface tension at room temperature?

a. CH4

b. Cl4

c. CCl4

d. CF4

e. CBr

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