Me3SiCl is used during polymerisation


Me3SiCl is used during polymerisation of organic silicones because

(i) the chain length of organic silicone polymers can be controlled by adding


(ii) Me3SiCl blocks the end terminal of a silicone polymer

(iii) Me3SiCl improves the quality and yield of the polymer

(iv) Me3SiCl acts as a catalyst during polymerisation


Option (i) and (ii) are the answers.

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