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Solution - Explain with Examples, Branched and Linear Polymers. - HSC Science (Computer Science) 12th Board Exam - Chemistry

Question

Explain with examples, branched and linear polymers.

Solution

Branched polymers:- These polymers consist of a chain structure having one main chain of molecules with smaller chains as branches of the main chain. They have low density.

Example: Polypropylene with methyl groups as branches

Linear polymers:- They are made of long continuous chains without any excess attachments (branches). The repeating units are joined to form a long chain.

Examples: Polythene, PVC

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Solution for question: Explain with Examples, Branched and Linear Polymers. concept: Introduction of Polymers. For the courses HSC Science (Computer Science), HSC Science (Electronics), HSC Science (General)
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