11.2 litre of a hydrocarbon at STP produces 44.8 litre of CO2 at STP and 36 g of H2O during its combustion. Calculate the molecular formula of hydrocarbon

Asked by Anil | 25th May, 2017, 02:11: PM

Expert Answer:

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For calculating the molecular formula, the vapour density or the molar mass of the compound should be provided.
 
We have  calculated till the empirical formula .

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 25th May, 2017, 07:28: PM