Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 9 years ago

are esters more or less dense than water?

4 Answers

  • Aaron
    Lv 4
    9 years ago
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    There is nothing about esters that make it inherently more or less dense than water. It depends entirely on what it is an ester of.

    For example, ethyl acetate is less dense than water, but benzyl acetate is more dense.

  • 9 years ago

    Less dense. Look up the densities of several in a Handbook of Chemistry.

  • 4 years ago

    I was wondering the same thing too today

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    thanks everyone for the answers!

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