We’re being asked to determine the force of attraction that exists between K+ and H2O.
Intermolecular Forces (IMF) are the attractive forces between 2 molecules.
▪ strongest IMF
▪ deals with the attraction between an ion and a polar compound.
• Hydrogen Bonding
When KBr dissolves in water, aqueous K+ and Br– ions result. The force of attraction that exists between K+ and H2O is called a(n) ________ interaction.
C) hydrogen bonding
E) London dispersion force
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