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Explain why propanol has higher boiling point than that of the hydrocarbon, butane?

 Q4  Explain why propanol has higher boiling point than that of the hydrocarbon, butane?

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Propanol forms intermolecular H-bonds because of the presence of -OH group while butane cannot. To break these bonds, extra energy will be required. This causes a higher boiling point for propanol as compared to butane.

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