How do you determine which substance has the highest melting point of a group?

1 Answer
Nov 14, 2016

Answer:

How else but by experiment?

Explanation:

I don't know in which contest you mean #"group"#. I do know that the quickest way to identify an organic compound is to make a few derivatives of the material, and measure the melting points, and compare these with the literature values. See here.