Problem: Which of the following is true of the intermolecular attractions in liquids? Select one:A. All polar molecules are attracted by dipole forces.B. All polar molecules are attracted by dispersion forces.C. Some polar molecules are attracted by hydrogen bonds.D. All of the above.E. None of the above.

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We are being asked to determine the true statement regarding intermolecular attractions in liquids.


Intermolecular Forces (IMF) are the attractive forces between 2 molecules.

Ion-dipole

strongest IMF
▪ deals with the attraction between an ion and a polar compound.

 Hydrogen Bonding

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Which of the following is true of the intermolecular attractions in liquids? Select one:

A. All polar molecules are attracted by dipole forces.

B. All polar molecules are attracted by dispersion forces.

C. Some polar molecules are attracted by hydrogen bonds.

D. All of the above.

E. None of the above.

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