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why does table salt (NaCl) dissolve in water but not cooking oil?
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Table salt (NaCl) dissolve in water but not cooking oil: Because the salt ions are charged, they dissolve much better in a polar solvent, which is also slightly more charged than a nonpolar solvent.


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