Metahne does not have a higher boiling point than methane. Fluoromethane, CH3F, has a boiling point of 195K, -78.2C, methane, CH4, has a boiling point of 109K approx -164 C. I make that fluoromethane has a higher temeprature boiling point than methane. This is what you would expect, London dispersion forces will be greater in CH3F as it has more electrons than CH4. CH3F is polar and there will be dipole dipole interactions which will not be present in CH4.
Boiling point of ethanol is higher than its isomer methane due to the presence of hydrogen bond in ethanol
Yes, Boiling point of ammonia, NH3: - 33,34 0C Boiling poit of methane, CH4: - 161,6 0C
The boiling point of Methane is 83F
Water has stronger hydrogen bonds than Methane. More energy is required to break them, hence the difference in boiling point
The intermolecular forces in neon are weaker than those in methane
Because octane has more carbons, and the more carbons you have the higher the melting point. also octane is a gas that is very close to nonane (which is the first liquid) and that would mean it has a larger boiling point that methane (which is a gas that is the first one CH4). that is why octane has a larger boiling point that methane. Also, you can also figure it out the boiling points of each and look at the differences.
Both compounds are straight chained alkanes. (General formula CnH2n-2) The general rule is the bigger the molecule in a group of similar compounds the higher boiling point it has. Methane is C1, butane is C4 - much bigger.
The boiling point of methane is -161 degrees Celsius or -278.5 degrees Fahrenheit
Methane is gas derived from liquid methane.
The boiling point of methane is NOT higher, but lower than of propane (about 119 degrees lower), as can be seen from the table below:Methane: Bp. −161 °C, 112 KPropane: Bp. -42.1, 231.1 K
This is because methane is more stable or happier than ethane. It has a shorter carbon chain and less branching making it the harder one to boil.
Indeed it can. At the boiling point liquid methane is in equilbrium with gaseous methane, so both exist simultaneously.