Problem: In which of the following compounds does hydrogen bonding contribute to the intermolecular forces? Can hydrogen bonds form between the following pairs of compounds?

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We are being asked to determine which among the given molecules can form hydrogen bonds.

Hydrogen Bond is the force that exists when H is directly connected to F, O, or N.


a. CH3CHO

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In which of the following compounds does hydrogen bonding contribute to the intermolecular forces? 


Can hydrogen bonds form between the following pairs of compounds?

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