Problem: What is the order of the bonds and interactions from strongest to weakest?-covalent-van der waals interaction-ionic bond-hydrogen bond

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Recall that there are several types of intermolecular forces:

1. Ion-dipole interaction – occurs between an ion and a polar covalent compound

2. Hydrogen bonding – occurs in compounds where hydrogen is directly connected to an electronegative element such as N, O, or F


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What is the order of the bonds and interactions from strongest to weakest?

-covalent
-van der waals interaction
-ionic bond
-hydrogen bond

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