Problem: What type of bond exists in a molecule of hydrogen iodide and what is the electronegative difference

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Recall that dipole moment refers to the electronegativity difference in a bond/molecule


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Electronegativity Difference        

              (ΔEN)                                     Bond Classification
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Zero (0.0)                                          Pure Covalent
Small (0.1 – 0.4)                                Nonpolar Covalent
Intermediate (0.4  – 1.7)                    Polar Covalent
Large (Greater than 1.7)                  Ionic               


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What type of bond exists in a molecule of hydrogen iodide and what is the electronegative difference

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