Problem: For each bond, show the direction of polarity by selecting the correct partial charges._________δ+δ-Ge-As _________δ+δ-_________δ+δ-Se-As _________δ+δ-_________δ+δ-Se-Ge _________δ+δ-The most polar bond is:A. Ge-AsB. Se-AsC. Se-Ge

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Show the direction of polarity by selecting the correct partial charges.


(A.) δ+Ge  -  Asδ-

Ge → electronegativity = 2.01

As → electronegativity = 2.18

As is partially negative since it is more electronegative. Ge becomes partially positive.



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For each bond, show the direction of polarity by selecting the correct partial charges.

_________δ+δ-Ge-As _________δ+δ-

_________δ+δ-Se-As _________δ+δ-

_________δ+δ-Se-Ge _________δ+δ-


The most polar bond is:

A. Ge-As

B. Se-As

C. Se-Ge