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What is the difference between rhombic and monoclinic sulphur?

Asked by attma 20th March 2008, 8:53 PM
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these r both allotropes of S  having same chemical prop bt diff physical properties   .rhombic S has crown shaped octahedral crystalsformed by 8 S atoms . it is stable tranparent or pale yellown soluble in organic solvents as CS2 , C6H6 ,CHCl3 etc

monoclinic S differ in packaging of S8 RINGS so has density different from rhombic S .

monoclinic S can b formed from rhombic S ar 95.6ºC  n exist btw 95.6 to 119º C

Answered by Expert 21st December 2017, 12:57 PM
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