We are being asked to determine the direction where the polarity arrows point
Recall that polarity arrows point to the more electronegative atom in a bond
All four of the silicon-chlorine single bonds in SiCl4 are polar. In which direction should the polarity arrows point?
a. to the right
b. to the left
c. toward the central silicon atom
d. away from the central silicon atom
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