Isopropyl Alcohol

~*~Isopropyl Alcohol~*~

Formula: C3H8O

Type of Compound: Molecular

Moelcular Weight: 60.10 g/mol

Density: 0.795 g/cm3 liquid

Vapor density: 2.1

Melting Point: -89oC (185K)(68oF)

Boiling Point: 82.3oC (355)(180.32oF)

Bond Description: Ionic

Molecular Geometry:

Common Names: Rubbing Alcohol, Isopropanol, ISO, or IPA

It is a common name for two-propanol a color less flammable chemical compound with a strong odor

It is the simplest example of a secondary alcohol where the alcohol is attached to two other carbons

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