CHEM - Cracking and test for unsaturated hydrocarbons

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  • Created on: 29-12-13 10:56

Cracking Hydrocarbons 

Short chain hydrocarbons 

  • highly flammable 
  • low boiling point 
  • low viscosity 
  • very useful 

Long chain hydrocarbons 

  • less flammable 
  • more viscous 
  • higher boiling point 
  • not as useful 

To make them more useful we need to split them up…

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