Problem: In liquids, the attractive intermolecular forces are ________.A) very weak compared with kinetic energies of the moleculesB) strong enough to hold molecules relatively close togetherC) strong enough to keep the molecules confined to vibrating about their fixed lattice pointsD) not strong enough to keep molecules from moving past each otherE) strong enough to hold molecules relatively close together but not strong enough to keep molecules from moving past each other

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Intermolecular Forces are the attractive forces between 2 molecules.

• influences the physical properties of the substance

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In liquids, the attractive intermolecular forces are ________.

A) very weak compared with kinetic energies of the molecules

B) strong enough to hold molecules relatively close together

C) strong enough to keep the molecules confined to vibrating about their fixed lattice points

D) not strong enough to keep molecules from moving past each other

E) strong enough to hold molecules relatively close together but not strong enough to keep molecules from moving past each other

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