Problem: Determine whether the molecule S2 Cl2 is polar.

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Sulfur (EN = 2.58) is less electronegative than chlorine (EN = 3.19) so S goes in the center of the Lewis structure. The Lewis structure for S2Cl2 is:

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Determine whether the molecule S2 Cl2 is polar.

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