Q. 34.1( 105 Votes )

Classify the following as amorphous or crystalline solids: Polyurethane, naphthalene, benzoic acid, teflon, potassium nitrate, cellophane, polyvinyl chloride, fibre glass, copper.

Answer :

Explanation: Amorphous solids are not true solids, in these solids the constituent particles (atoms, ions or molecules) have short range order of arrangement.

In crystalline solids the constituent particles have long range order of arrangement)

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