We are asked which molecule has the larger dipole moment; Chlorine monofluoride, ClF, and Iodine Monofluoride, IF which are interhalogen compounds.
Dipole moments occur when there is a separation of charge between two ions in an ionic bond or between atoms in a covalent bond.
Chlorine monofluoride, ClF, and iodine monofluoride, IF, are interhalogen compounds compounds that contain bonds between different halogen elements.
Which of these molecules has the larger dipole moment?
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