why are most of the covelent compound insoluble in water ?

Asked by harshit | 1st Jan, 2017, 11:04: PM

Expert Answer:

Since organic solvents are non-polar hence these compounds dissolve in non-polar covalent compounds.
So covalent compounds are insoluble in water but dissolve in organic solvents.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 2nd Jan, 2017, 12:24: PM