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Which of the following forms micelles in aqueous solution, above certain concentration?

(a) Glucose
(b) Urea
(c) Dodecyl trimethyl ammonium chloride
(d) Pyridinium chloride
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Answer: Dodecyl trimethyl ammonium chloride
Dodecyl trimethyl ammonium chloride $[C_{12}H_{25}N^+(CH_3)_3]Cl^-$ will form micelles in aqueous solution above certain concentration. Here the cation has a polar ionic head and non-polar tail, required for micelle formation.
answered Mar 16, 2014 by mosymeow_1

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