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Homework Help: Chemistry - alkane

  1. May 10, 2004 #1
    is there any reason of why boiling point of 3-methylpentane is higher than that of 2-methylpentane ?
  2. jcsd
  3. May 11, 2004 #2
    The molecules may be able to pack closer together in this arrangemen and will thus feel greater intermolecular attractions
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