Explain why sucrose is quite soluble in water though it is a covalent compound.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 9th Oct, 2014, 07:06: AM

Expert Answer:

A molecule of sucrose contains many –OH groups and hence is capable of forming H- bond with water. As a result of this it is soluble in water.

Answered by  | 9th Oct, 2014, 09:06: AM