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Homework Help: Do all polar substances dissolve in water?

  1. Oct 9, 2007 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Do all polar substances dissolve in water?


    2. Relevant equations
    None.


    3. The attempt at a solution
    I think the answer is yes.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 9, 2007 #2
    I'm pretty sure this is yes. Like dissolves like. Then again, chemistry is fond of having exceptions to the rules...

    but I'd still say yes.
     
  4. Oct 10, 2007 #3
    I can't think of an exception right now, so I'd say yes too (although there is probably one)
     
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