Problem: The following image is an electrostatic potential map for ethylene oxide, (CH2)2O, a polar molecule.Use the electrostatic potential map to predict the geometry for how one ethylene oxide molecule interacts with another.

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The following image is an electrostatic potential map for ethylene oxide, (CH2)2O, a polar molecule.
The map shows an area of high potential centered around the oxygen atom, and a lower potential around the two methylene groups.

Use the electrostatic potential map to predict the geometry for how one ethylene oxide molecule interacts with another.

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