Problem: For each bond, show the direction of polarity by selecting the correct partial charges.Te-OTe-SeO-SeThe most polar bond is 

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


(A.) δ+Te  -  Oδ-

Te → electronegativity = 2.10

O → electronegativity = 3.44

Difference: 1.34 most polar bond

O is partially negative since it is more electronegative. Te becomes partially positive.



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


Te-O


Te-Se


O-Se



The most polar bond is 

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