why are most covalent compounds are insoluble in water?

Asked by reema saxena | 14th Oct, 2013, 09:27: AM

Expert Answer:

Most of covalent compounds are insoluble in water as they do not dissosciate into ions rather they are made up  of molecules.The polar covalent compounds which have small charges  are indeed soluble in water.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 14th Oct, 2013, 09:31: AM

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