why methanol and water shows positive deviation as a methanol hydrogen bonding is present and water too have hydrogen bonded it should have a ideal solution and a homogeneous solution.why?explain in brief according to board level and with the help of example.

Asked by prabal singh | 27th Apr, 2013, 12:51: PM

Expert Answer:

Methanol - methanol interactions are less than the methanol -methanol ineractions and water -water interactions.so it shows positive deviation. 

Answered by  | 6th May, 2013, 12:50: PM

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