How would you determine whether a substance is likely to dissolve in benzene?

1 Answer
Dec 11, 2016

Answer:

How else but by experiment?

Explanation:

Benzene is a fairly non-polar organic solvent. We would predict that other organic solvents should have substantial solubility in benzene, and organic solutes should have some solubility. Nevertheless, if we wanted to know, we would do the experiment.